Asian Investment Conference 2021
CEO, Motive Capital Corp
Blythe Masters is CEO of Motive Capital Corp. She is also a Financial Services and Fintech Executive and Industry Partner at the private equity firm, Motive Partners, whose funds sponsor the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), Motive Capital Corp.
Ms. Masters was formerly CEO of Digital Asset, the leading enterprise blockchain fintech company responsible for the groundbreaking market infrastructure projects of both the Australian Securities Exchange and the Hong Kong Exchange. She previously worked at J.P. Morgan for 27 years. She was a member of the Corporate & Investment Bank Operating Committee and firmwide Executive Committee. Her positions included Head of Global Commodities, Head of Corporate & Investment Bank Regulatory Affairs, CFO of the Investment Bank, Head of Global Credit Portfolio and Credit Policy and Strategy and Head of Structured Credit.
Ms. Masters is a Board Member of A.P. Møller Maersk and GCM Grosvenor, and Board Chair of Phunware, Incorporated. She is proposed as a Board Member of Credit Suisse Group AG. She is a member of the International Advisory Board of Santander Group and the Board of Santander's Open Digital Services. She is an Advisory Board member for the US Chamber of Digital Commerce, Figure Technologies (the blockchain fintech), and Maxex (the US residential mortgage exchange). She is a member of the Brookings Institution Taskforce on Financial Stability and P.R.I.M.E. Finance (the Hague-based Panel of Recognized International Market Experts in Finance).
Ms. Masters has a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Trinity College, the University of Cambridge.