billion raised
fintech subsectors
Source: Pitchbook 2021, EMSI 2020
Greater Sacramento is the gateway to the most innovative fintech market in the world. The region’s fintech consortium offers firms a direct line to state regulators, venture capital, talent and go-to-market strategies. Here, companies enjoy a diverse ecosystem, easy access to the Bay Area and lower operational costs than other leading California metros.

A diverse fintech ecosystem

Greater Sacramento is home 50+ fintech firms with specialties in:

Capital markets


Small business

Wealth management

Real estate


Digital banking

Greater Sacramento Fintech Consortium

Greater Sacramento’s fintech consortium is comprised of state regulators, venture capitalists, financial institutions and fintech firms. The group funds and fuels efforts to recruit, retain and attract fintech firms and jobs across the regional ecosystem. It offers companies the opportunity to access end users, develop new partnerships and connect to capital and talent recruitment support.



  • Commissioner, California Department of Financial Protection & Innovation
  • President & CEO, California Credit Union League
  • President & CEO, Western Bankers Association
  • Regional financial institutions, venture capitalists and fintech firms


California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation
Chris Shultz
California Credit Union League
Diana Dykstra
President and CEO

Stephen Andrews
President and CEO

Matt McCormack
Market President

Joshua Tillman
CEO and Co-Founder

Curtis Rocca
Managing Partner
First Northern Bank
Jeremiah Smith
Senior Executive Vice President/COO
Five Star Bank
James Beckwith
President and CEO
Golden 1 Credit Union
Donna Bland
President and CEO
JP Morgan Chase
Erik Langeland
Market Manager
Nikul Patel
Moneta Ventures
Lokesh Sikaria
Founder and Managing Director
Redtail Technology
Andrew Hernandez
Aaron Klein
CEO and Co-Founder
River City Bank
Stephen Fleming
President and CEO
SAFE Credit Union
Mike McCarthy
Union Bank
Michael Kronbetter
Vice President, Business Development
US Bank
Chris Befumo
Senior Vice President
Manvir Sandhu
CEO and Co-Founder

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Hunter Blincoe
 Business Development
Project Manager


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James Beckwith, President & CEO at Five Star Bank, shares why the Greater Sacramento region is becoming a leader in fintech.

Fintech success stories


Fintech / Small Business
Zennify delivers creative, contextual business solutions that scale. The company’s services include advisory services, financial services, digital marketing and contact center services for businesses, enabling clients to fuel productivity and innovate across their organizations.


Fintech / Wealth Management
Riskalyze creates alignment between clients and portfolios, leveraging sophisticated analytics to increase the quality of asset managers’ advice, automate trading and client account management and provide world-class models and research.