Derek Bennewies

Co-founder, Contrast

Derek Bennewies is a co-founder of Contrast, a financial technology company incubated at Cogo Labs. While at Cogo, he was responsible for the development of much of the incubator’s marketing campaign optimization infrastructure, as well for establishing rigorous market research methodology to vet new business opportunities.

Prior to Cogo, Derek worked in analytics at a TechStars-backed startup, and earlier, as a consultant with Deloitte. Derek received his BASc in Nanotechnology Engineering from the University of Waterloo.

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