Shep Smith

COO at Synctera

Shepherd Smith is the current COO at Synctera, a company focusing on powering the future of FinTech. Prior to this role, Shepherd had an extensive career at Google, where they held various business development and partnership roles, including leading global partnerships for Google's Internet of Things platforms, negotiating hardware partnerships for the development of Google's first mobile phone, and managing Chrome and Android Global OEM partnerships. They also have experience in financial analysis and consulting for fortune 500 clients at Analysis Group. Shepherd holds a BA in Economics from Wesleyan University and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business.


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  • COO

    2021 - present

  • VP, Business Development