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Freddie Seba


Program Director
Full-Time Faculty


Freddie Seba is a dynamic and versatile serial entrepreneur, co-founder, corporate innovator, and educator deeply immersed in the fintech, digital health, and higher education ecosystems. His extensive journey unfolds through a rich tapestry of experiences across the U.S. and internationally.

As an educator, Freddie is dedicated to shaping the next generation of leaders and innovators. As a lifelong learner, his passion and research delve into entrepreneurship, leadership, digital transformation, artificial intelligence (AI), and ethics — all pursued with a purposeful vision.


  • Silicon Valley entrepreneurship
  • Fintech
  • Health-tech
  • Higher education

Research Areas

  • AI and ethics
  • Silicon Valley entrepreneurship
  • Fintech
  • Health-tech
  • Higher education
  • System thinking and the confluence of overlapping ecosystems and technologies


  • USF Academic AI Task-force 
  • USF Pedagogy in the Age of AI
  • USF University Assessment Committee (UAC) 
  • USF SONHP Program Evaluation Committee (PEC)


  • University of San Francisco School of Education Organization and Leadership Doctoral Program (EdD), Lifelong learner focusing on AI and Ethics
  • Stanford University, Master of International Policy Studies (MIPS)
  • Yale University Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Prior Experience

  • SVP, Global Partnerships & Corporate Innovation. (Fintech) BBVA San Francisco, CA
  • Chief Product and Alliances Officer, Suggestic. (AI powered Digital Health), San Francisco Bay Area, CA
  • Co-founder, Chief Product Officer, HW, Digital (Health/Fintech), San Francisco, CA
  • VP Business Development. Nexxo Financial (FinTech) San Francisco Bay Area, CA
  • Co-founder, Chief Operating Officer. Printnation (Digital Marketplace) Southern California

Additional Information

  • Speaker at various international and domestic technology/innovation conferences and panels.
  • Mentored digital transformation and tech entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and beyond.