Oren Goldschmidt is an innovation leader with 20 years of experience building technology companies. He is the president of Pivotus Ventures, the ‘innovation arm/subsidiary’ of Umpqua Bank, one of the leading regional retail banks in the nation where he leads his team in the mission of creating human banking for the digital age.
Before setting up Pivotus, Oren was a General Partner and Chief Strategy and Technology Officer at Frost Data Capital, a venture fund and incubator based in California. Prior, he founded Blueorange, a London-based incubator developing innovative strategies and disruptive products for a series of new ventures in the UK. He also founded and was a technology leader at a number of start-ups including Vielife (later acquired by Cigna) and VisualDNA.