Dinaro is Director of Fintech Innovation Solutions in the MaRS partnerships team. He brings a comprehensive background in digital payments, marketing, partnerships and business development across multiple verticals globally to the MaRS community. Dinaro and his team are responsible for building long-lasting relationships with traditional financial institutions and to help them be better adopters of innovations and platforms built by the top fintech companies in Canada and around the world. Prior to joining MaRS, Dinaro was director of business development and partnerships in digital payments at MasterCard Canada, where he was responsible for driving the company’s acceptance strategy and strategic alliances with large-scale retailers, FI’s and service providers. Prior to MasterCard, Dinaro led business development and partnerships at RedFlagDeals.com, a loyalty and content venture (acquired by The Yellow Pages Group). At Dell Canada, he led the marketing strategy and KPIs for Dell consumer and small business products.