Print
Achievers & Accolades

Canapi Inc. Names Timur Davis As Principal

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted May 22, 2018
Timur Davis
Canapi Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Live Oak Banchares, has announced the appointment of Timur Davis, as principal for the fintech-focused company.

Davis took this newly created role on April 23, according to a news release from the company. He will develop and execute investment and incubation plans and strategies that support Canapi’s mission, roadmap and vision to bring innovation, efficiency and excellence to the forefront of the banking industry, officials said in the release.

“Timur is an experienced venture capitalist with global experience who will help us strategically cultivate like-minded companies for Canapi to invest in and partner with,” Canapi Managing Director Neil Underwood said in the release. “With his support, we aim to develop an ecosystem of cutting-edge companies that will transform the way people interact with the financial services industry.”

Davis previously served as senior investment manager for Samsung Ventures in Seoul, South Korea, where he invested in global tech start-ups in emerging areas such as AI, big data, cloud, energy, digital healthcare and ecommerce.

His decade of experience also includes serving as a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group, where he focused on strategic projects in technology, finance, pharmaceutical and media industries, and fellow at Columbia Technology Ventures in New York, where he analyzed the commercial potential of technologies developed by Columbia University faculty and researchers.

Davis received a Ph.D. in applied physics and applied mathematics from Columbia University in New York.
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Aaeaaqaaaaaaaaidaaaajdhiztrkodm0lte2yjetngrkmy1hotrmltawmdvlmwqyztmymw

Understanding the AI Ladder

Diane Durance - UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Billhunter300x300 b&w

USP: Give Me A Reason to Do Business with You

Bill Hunter - Wilmington Design Company
Geofflosee300x300 10221511305

Don't Run the Risk of Not Having Flood Insurance

Geoffrey Losee - Rountree Losee LLP

Trending News

Gastroenterology Practice To Move To Physicians Drive Building

Vicky Janowski - Jun 22, 2018

Cape Fear Crossing Studies Moving Forward

Christina Haley O'Neal - Jun 22, 2018

Phoenix Spirit Group Leases N. Kerr Industrial Building

Johanna Cano - Jun 22, 2018

In The Current Issue

Construction Zone: Updates On 4 Commercial Projects

Current commercial building activity in Wilmington includes retail and office space, with more planned in the coming years throughout the ar...


Using The State's Brownfields Program As A Catalyst For Development

The N.C. Brownfields Program has helped facilitate millions of dollars in investments in underused downtown Wilmington property and many oth...


Berry Farms Weather The Ups And Downs

The weather might have made the 2018 growing season challenging for local berry farmers thus far, but it has not slowed demand for straight-...

Book On Business

The 2018 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

2018 Power Breakfast - Dishing on the Restaurant Biz
2018 WilmingtonBiz Expo - Keynote Lunch with Eric Dinenberg, Rouse Properties
2017 Health Care Heroes