Welcome to the May issue of Synapse Signal, a quick-read newsletter designed to catch you up on the latest news about Synapse and Embedded Finance.
Synapse Expands Policy & Regulatory Advisory Board
Synapse is excited to share that we have expanded our Policy & Regulatory Advisory Board, appointing four new members who bring extensive expertise in financial regulation, governance, and regulatory strategy. Alexandra Steinberg Barrage, Troy Paredes, Michael Mosier, and Sarah Elliott join the board to enhance Synapse's collaboration with policymakers and regulators. The company remains steadfast in its mission to deliver accessible, world-class, compliant products, and these new board members will provide valuable guidance.
- Alexandra Steinberg Barrage has a background in legal and policymaking roles with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
- Troy Paredes previously served as a Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
- Michael Mosier has experience with the U.S. Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).
- Sarah Elliott has held various compliance and legal positions for digital banking platforms.
The new members will join Advisory Board Chair Daniel Gorfine, who brings extensive industry knowledge, a broad network, and a vision for promoting innovation and safety in the financial sector.