Slava Rubin // Co-founder and CEO of Indiegogo
"Crowdfunding empowers neighbors and strangers within a country or across the globe fund one another's businesses and creative endeavors.
Go fund yourself."
April 2012, Slava Rubin Geschäftsführer von Indiegogo
Slava Rubin is CEO and co-founder of Indiegogo, the world's largest global funding platform. Indiegogo.com provides anyone with an idea — from entrepreneurial new business to creative projects to socially conscious causes — the online tools they need to raise money. Since Indiegogo launched in 2008, millions of dollars have been distributed to more than 55,000 campaigns around the world.
Slava recently attended the White House signing of the historic JOBS Act as the representative of the crowdfunding industry. In 2011 Indiegogo was the only crowdfunding partner company for Startup America, President Obama’s initiative to stimulate entrepreneurship in America.
Prior to co-founding Indiegogo, Slava was a strategy consultant responsible for leading growth initiatives on behalf of clients such as MasterCard, Goldman Sachs, and FedEx. Slava is also the founder of "Music Against Myeloma", an annual charity event that raises funds and awareness for cancer research.