Christopher Beltran is a successful serial entrepreneur in financial services software, board governance software, and leadership & executive coaching in over 7 countries. In addition to his personal consulting and ventures, he serves as Managing Partner and co-founder of Syntrina Leadership bringing world class coaching talent to leaders. Syntrina represents the synergy of 3 founding principles of competence, consciousness, and compassion.
Christopher started his first software company serving financial institutions, out of his dorm room in college. He spent his twenties growing the company profitably to serve over 7 countries, and eventually exited successfully. In addition to building other startups in board governance and compliance, he has served as a technical and strategic advisor on a variety of ventures and helped them get acquired or grow in a profitable way. He serves as a technical and strategic advisor on a variety of ventures and helps them get acquired or grow in a profitable way. He is interested in blockchain, AI, robotics, ethics, governance and privacy as he explores his next platform to build. Christopher is an inaugural member of the Silicon Valley Blockchain Society ($1.2 Trillion represented). He serves on the board of Change Makers Rule Breakers to bring entrepreneurs to Richard Branson’s Necker Island each year, CU Ledger, the first blockchain-based identity platform for over 300 Million people globally and in/PACT, a firm streamlining charitable giving for banking consumers.
He also serves on the Dean’s Board at Butler’s Jordan College of the Arts where he helps shape fine arts programs for students in ballet, dance, orchestra, and music. He is actively involved with wildlife conservation through the Tusk and WildAid organizations. He is also an active mentor for high school kids at the Purdue Entrepreneurship Academy and at the MIT/Harvard Summer Launch Program and has taught at Purdue University graduate-level entrepreneurship.
Christopher splits his time on Belvedere Island, California in the San Francisco Bay Area and Indianapolis, Indiana.