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Jean Francois (JF) Seide


Jean Francois (JF) Seide graduated with his Masters in Information Systems at the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington in 2022. He received a Master of Public Policy from the University of Oxford, in England, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, with a focus in Operations and Technology Management from the University of Portland, Oregon. After his studies in Oxford, JF went back to Haiti, where is from, to start his own management and IT consulting firm to help businesses and institutions leverage the power of technology to institute socio-economic change. His work focuses on implementing financial technology projects to increase and improve financial inclusion in Haiti. He is looking forward to joining like-minded individuals at the START Center to continue his work.

Looking back on his experience at START, JF said, “my experience at START taught me new skills that will contribute greatly to the next step I take in my career.”