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Anton Root is the Global Associate at AlliedCrowds, a data and analytics firm focused on crowdfunding and other forms of alternative finance in emerging markets. He believes crowdfunding has tremendous potential to unlock capital flows to entrepreneurs in developing countries, and has been thinking about how crowdfunding can be combined with other innovative financial tools to reach the greatest number of people. Anton oversees AlliedCrowds’s research and advisory services, and has penned numerous reports on various topics related to developing world crowdfunding. Anton has been tracking the crowdfunding industry since 2012, having previously worked as an editor at Crowdsourcing.org / Massolution.