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May 18-20, 2022
Hilton San Francisco Union SquareSan Francisco, CA

Ilian Georgiev
CEO & Co-Founder at Charlie


Ilian Georgiev co-founded Charlie in 2016 to help Americans manage their debt while still living their lives freely. Operating as its CEO, Georgiev builds delightful experiences that nudge app users to better understand their spending habits. Prior to Charlie, Georgiev worked as a product manager in mobile gaming where he launched and scaled multiple top-grossing games that generated more than $100 million in revenue. Georgiev learned the importance of personal finance first-hand, growing up in Bulgaria when the country transitioned from a socialist-planned economy to a market democracy. Georgiev earned an undergraduate degree from Vassar College, graduating with General Honors and Honors in Mathematics and Economics, and holds an M.B.A. from Stanford.

Agenda Sessions

  • Buy Now Pay Later: A Great Product For Customers Or A Debt Trap?


Speakers at this event