Asian Investment Conference 2022
CEO, Motive Capital Corporation; Member of the Board of Directors, Credit Suisse
Blythe Masters is a financial services and fintech executive and a Founding Partner at the private equity firm, Motive Partners where she is also CEO of Motive Capital Corp, and President of Motive Capital Corp II, the SPACs sponsored by Motive’s funds. She is the former CEO of Digital Asset, the enterprise blockchain fintech responsible for the groundbreaking market infrastructure project of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX).
Masters worked previously at J.P. Morgan for 27 years. She was a member of the Corporate & Investment Bank Operating Committee and firmwide Executive Committee. 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.
Masters is a Board Member of A.P. Møller Maersk, GCM Grosvenor, and Credit Suisse Group where she also serves as Chair of Credit Suisse Holdings (USA), Inc. She is Chair of Wilshire’s Digital Asset Advisory Group, and an Advisory Board member for the US Chamber of Digital Commerce, Figure Technologies (the blockchain fintech), Sandbox (Google X’s enterprise quantum solutions division), and Maxex (the 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).
Masters is a graduate and Senior Scholar of Trinity College, Cambridge where she received a B.A. in Economics. She is an avid amateur equestrian show-jumper, has one daughter, and resides in Florida.