Full Name
Al Goldstein
Job Title
Founder, Chairman & CEO
Stoic Lane
Speaker Bio
Al Goldstein is the Founder, Chairman & CEO of StoicLane Inc., a long-term acquisition and growth platform that is making strategic long-term investments in the digitization of the FIRE verticals (Finance, Insurance & Real Estate). StoicLane completed its first transaction in March 2021 with a $175 million strategic investment into a hyper-growth, tech-enabled mortgage originator called that is cutting the cost, fees and hassle of a traditional mortgage.
Prior to StoicLane, Al Co-founded Avant Inc in 2013, a digital bank for middle-income consumers, and Amount Inc in 2016, a Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) company helping the largest financial institutions in the world to digitize and deliver a seamless digital and mobile customer experience. Avant and Amount have raised over $750 million of equity capital from leading investors including Goldman Sach, Tiger Global and General Atlantic and JP Morgan.
Al has built multiple companies throughout his professional career — including a real estate platform called Pangea Properties and is a Founding Board Member of Spring Labs, a blockchain company.

Goldstein has been the recipient of multiple awards for entrepreneurship including winning the Ernst & Young Midwest Entrepreneur of the Year Award twice and being named to the Crain’s Chicago Business 40 Under 40 list.
Al Goldstein