Jim McKelvey

Co-Founder & Director, Block (Formerly Square)

Jim McKelvey

Speaker Bio


Jim McKelvey is the co-founder and Director of Block (formerly Square).  He is Chair of the St. Louis Federal Reserve and a Trustee of Washington University.  Jims recent bestseller, The Innovation Stack explains how the laws of business change when a company creates original products.  Jim is also a professional glassblower and amateur pilot.