Jason Gross is Co-Founder & CEO of Petal, a new kind of credit card company on a mission to make credit honest, simple and accessible. Petal is reinventing the credit card, using open banking data to democratize credit scoring, and employing clean, intuitive design to make credit transparent and easier to use responsibly. Petal has raised over $350M from VCs, investment banks and impact investors globally, including Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures. Jason served on the Consumer Advisory Board of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), has submitted multiple comment letters to the CFPB and has been a speaker and guest lecturer on a variety of topics ranging from Artificial Intelligence (AI) in financial services to regulatory innovation. Prior to Petal, Jason worked at Arbor (acquired by Axciom), and practiced law at Sullivan & Cromwell and Gunderson Dettmer, where he represented financial institutions, technology companies and venture capitalists. Jason holds a JD from Harvard Law School.