Featuring keynote speaker Sir Tim Berners-Lee who will share his vision of the future of financial services industry in the digital world, along with disruptive founders, innovators and people changing the industry
- Ben Chisell,
- Marcus Treacher,
SVP, Customer Success, Ripple
- Dr. Amirudin Abdul Wahab,
- Ned Phillips,
- Stephan Levieux ,
- Ricardo Gonçalves,
- Jakub Zakrzewski,
- Saket Modi,
- Stéphane Nappo,
- John Wong,
- Gurumurthy Palani,
- Amol Bahuguna,
- Rani Sweis,
- Jovilyn Cotio,
- Jacqueline Alexis Thng,
Fintech & Regtech Expert
- Richard Jones,
AIIB-EBRD Business Development Director
- Jackal Ma,
Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Tongdun Technology
- David Brearley,
Head of Consulting, Silverlake Group
Moderated by a team of highly incisive commentators
- David Gyori,
CEO, Banking Reports
International Resource Director, The Asian Banker
Former Head, Financial Institutions, UOB
Partner, Asia Capital & Advisors
Richard Hartung ,
Partner, Asia Capital & Advisors
- Hwa Erh-Cheng,
Chief Economist, Baoshang Bank
- Tom Groenfeldt,
- Daniel Gusev,
Managing Partner, Gauss Ventures and Russian FinTech Association Envoy
- Jame DiBiasio,
Co-Founder & Editor, DigFin Group
Chairman, The Asian Banker
Foo Boon Ping,
Managing Editor, The Asian Banker
Senior Research Manager, The Asian Banker
Mr Jame DiBiasio, Co-Founder & Editor, DigFin Group
Jame DiBiasio has been a financial journalist since 1995. He arrived from New York with Institutional Investor News, founded AsianInvestor magazine in 2000, and served as editorial director at Haymarket Financial Media, overseeing AsianInvestor, FinanceAsia and The Corporate Treasurer.
Mr Daniel Gusev, Managing Partner, Gauss Ventures and Russian FinTech Association Envoy
Daniel Gusev is a seasoned entrepreneur in financial services innovation space, starting and chairing several successful labs and design-driven project offices in leading banks in CEE, Europe and the UK since 2009. He is a mentor with several accelerators in the UK, Hong Kong and New Zealand, reads lectures for Imperial College London Fintech Program and advises several international start-ups. He has also contributed in various founder and executive roles to 3 startups and had experienced the joy of 1 exit. Daniel graduated from Moscow State University with a degree in History and did postgraduate studies in Banking with Financial University
Mr Jackal Ma, Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Tongdun Technology
Co-Founded Tongdun Technology (formerly known as Fraudmetrix), pioneering in application of Big Data technology into daily business with his “Cross Industry Joint Defense” concept. He has 30 years working experience covering North America, Australia, Asia and Europe. Seasoned technology and business executive in Asia, with previous experience including. Advisor and consultant at various business/technology transformation initiatives such as Citibank, HSBC, Standard Chartered, PingAn Insurance, China Construction Bank and Pudong Development Bank. Appointed as Advisory consultant for various country level initiatives in China including Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, National Development and Reform Committee. Born in Hong Kong, with a Bachelor degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University of Hong Kong, and an Executive MBA degree from China’s Top Business School Chang Kong Graduate School of Business.
Mr David Brearley, Head of Consulting, Silverlake Group
David Brearley is currently working with Silverlake, on the development of innovative software architectures to enable banks to compete in the Digital Economy. Brearley has spent 45 years in consulting and senior management positions in financial services world-wide, including 18 years as a CIO. In 1988 he was appointed the first Group Head (CIO) of Standard Chartered Bank. In the last fifteen years, David has focused on practice areas of Business Transformation, IT Strategy and Enterprise Architecture working particularly with large local bank CEOs, COOs and CIOs in Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. He has also worked on the early stage development of software businesses in search, middleware and omni-channel services.
Mr Hwa Erh-Cheng, Chief Economist, Baoshang Bank
Hwa Erh-Cheng is chief economist at Baoshang Bank. Prior to this he served as chief economist at China Construction Bank, as well as in several departments of World Bank including the residence mission office in China, and economist at the International Monetary Fund. Earlier he pioneered research of a monthly econometric model of the US economy at Cornell University and the national bureau of economic research. He also served as chairman of Wuxi and Qunshang high-tech science park, advisor for the governor of China’s Guangdong province, and taught at Peking University, Beijing Normal University and Shih-Hsin University as visiting professor.
Ms. Neeti Aggarwal, Senior Research Manager, The Asian Banker
Neeti Aggarwal heads the technology research practice at The Asian Banker. With over 14 years experience in research and publication industry, she specialises in banking research and technology developments across Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. She earlier worked for five years at The Economic Times, India’s largest selling financial daily. Aggarwal is a CFA Charterholder from CFA Institute USA, and an MBA (Finance) from India.
Mr. Foo Boon Ping, Managing Editor, The Asian Banker
Boon Ping manages The Asian Banker publication business and engages practitioners, customers, partners and the media on critical issues that impact the industry. He has more than 19 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry, specializing in strategic branding, marketing communications and consumer insight. Prior to The Asian Banker, he was at United Overseas Bank (UOB), covering Singapore and key markets in the region, such as China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.
Emmanuel Daniel,Chairman, The Asian Banker
Founder of The Asian Banker, the most respected provider of consulting and intelligence in the financial services industry in the Asia Pacific region and other emerging markets. Mr Daniel has led it to become a combination of leading industry research, publication and consulting house, with a strong reputation worldwide.
Richard Hartung ,Partner, Asia Capital & Advisors
Mr. Richard Hartung has over 20 years of experience in the payments & consumer financial services industry. He has held senior roles for financial institutions including Citibank, Mastercard International, and OCBC Cards. Mr Hartung holds position as consultant in the areas of retail banking, cards and payment products to financial institutions, service providers, and software companies throughout the Asia Pacific region.
Mathew Welch,Partner, Asia Capital & Advisors
Mathew Welch has spent over 25 years in financial services in Asia. His experience covers a wide range of areas including investment / wholesale banking, asset management and PE investments. Previously, Welch worked as managing director and head of financial institutions group Asia at ING, and as global head of banks & financial institutions head of Asia for Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). Working in SCB, he grew the FI revenues of the bank for more than fivefold in a four year period, adding more than US$1bln to revenues and creating one of Asia’s largest FI businesses.
Bill Chua,Former Head, Financial Institutions, UOB
Bill Chua was former MD and head of global financial institutions group, UOB, managing relationships with banks, non-bank financial institutions, supra-nationals, sovereigns and sovereign entities. In his 34 years of experience in the financial services industry, he has covered institutional wholesale and consumer banking in the front, middle and back offices. Prior to joining UOB in 2000, Chua was with Citibank for 20 years. He serves as a director for several UOB-owned companies and/or joint ventures, and is also an active member of the financial and education communities in Singapore.
Mr. Gordian Gaeta, International Resource Director, The Asian Banker
Gordian Gaeta has been a banking consultant for some 25 years. He has advised and served many of the leading financial services organisations across Asia and close to half of the top 100 banks worldwide. He specialises in developing and implementing analytical solutions for complex strategic issues in financial services-related industries undergoing significant change or being exposed to intricate risk issues.
Mr. Urs Bolt, Fintech & Regtech Expert
Bolt has more than 25 years’ experience as a senior banker working in the financial services industry, most recently at Credit Suisse. He focuses now on wealth management, investment banking, risk & regulation, and financial technology business. His expertise centres on developing and launching new digital business platforms and establishing prime services for high net-worth/ultra-high-net worth clients. His focus is to help financial technology (fintech) and regulatory technology companies and financial service providers review/refocus business strategies, develop products and markets, execute sales, scout for fintech solutions and start-ups, build business partnerships, and implement corporate structures and processes.
蒂姆•伯纳斯-李爵士（Sir Tim Berners-Lee）, 万维网（www）创始人，图灵奖得主
Tim Berners-Lee 于 1989 年在 CERN（欧洲核子研究中心）工作时发明了万维网，并免费开放给全世界使用。他如今在麻省理工大学和南安普顿大学担任教授，同时是万维网联盟（W3C）的创始人和主任，该联盟的工作是为网络发展制定标准。Tim Berners-Lee曾当选《时代周刊》“20世纪最具影响力的100位人物”之一、英国公众票选的“最伟大的100名英国人”之一以及世界“最有影响力的思考者”之一。2017 年 4 月 4 日，Tim Berners-Lee因“发明万维网、第一个浏览器和使万维网得以扩展的基本协议和算法”获得2016年度的图灵奖。
Mr Roeland van Zeijst, RovaZ.com全球网络安全战略专家
Roeland van Zeijst背景丰富，在国际执法、大众传媒管理和互联网连接方面有着充足的经验，并在全球进行网络安全策略的演讲。 在20世纪90年代，Van Zeijst在荷兰成立了第一个直接访问式网络服务提供商。荷兰是除美国之外第一个成功连接互联网的国家，这也引发了巨大的互联网行业热潮，至今仍然处于领先地位。在此之前，Van Zeijst在荷兰国家电台担任演说家并曾多次获奖，同时他也在学习人工智能。在实施国家互动平民警报网络系统Burgernet的过程当中，他也发挥了重要作用。从2015年到2017年，Van Zeijst促进了国际刑警组织的网络融合中心在新加坡的发展。他曾以英语、荷兰语和德语发表了多篇关于网络安全热门话题的文章。
Mr Ricardo Gonçalves, 巴克莱集团首席安全办公室亚太情报主管
Mr Ben Chisell, Starling Bank产品总监
Ben Chisell是英国Starling Bank的产品总监，他同时管理产品和设计团队，利用数据改善客户与其资金之间的关系，并帮助企业做出更好的决策。Ben Chisell曾是亚马逊视频的产品负责人，擅长通过产品设计提升客户品牌忠诚度。他曾经领导eBay的搜索引擎开发和其早期机器学习领域的工作。在美国的大型科技公司工作过之后，Ben希望能解决对人们的生活具有重大潜在影响的问题，所以他加入了Starling Bank。
Mr Jakub Zakrzewski, Revolut国际业务拓展总经理
Jakub Zakrzewski目前负责Revolut的亚洲市场拓展和全球市场持续增长。在加入Revolut之前，他在Easyship担任业务增长部门负责人，该公司被硅谷创投公司500-Start-up纳入其投资组合。在加入Easyship之前，Jakub Zakrzewski在Lazada（新加坡）担任全球资本开发经理，他建立了Lazada的商业咨询和在线营销部门。（Lazada是德国火箭互联网公司迄今为止最成功的风险投资，2016年被阿里巴巴以10亿美元收购。）
Mr Alain Falys, Yoyo Wallet联合创始人兼主席
Alain Falys是Yoyo Wallet公司的联合创始人兼主席。他热爱金融科技与电子商务，是一名连续创业者、执行官和投资人。Yoyo Wallet是欧洲增长速度最快的移动支付与客户忠诚度营销平台。在2000年，他参与创立并经营了世界上最大的电子发票网络系统OB10，该网络系统以Tungsten Corporation Plc.之名在伦敦另类投资股票市场上市。他同时是Firestartr.co集团合伙人，与精英专家顾问团队合作为欧洲最具创新性的互联网和软件公司提供种子轮资金。此外，他还参与创立了电子商务孵化器Omnis Mundi，其投资案例包括2010年出售给亚马逊的创业公司BuyVip。Falys此前曾在维萨（Visa）国际担任高级副总裁。
Mr Kartik Athreya, 里士满联邦储备银行执行副总裁兼研究部总监
Mr Ned Phillips, Bambu创始人兼CEO
Ned Phillips是Bambu的创始人兼CEO。他在亚洲地区拥有25年工作经验。Phillip于1999年进入第一家在线经济公司E*TRADE，开始了其在金融科技领域的职业生涯，并在2007年晋升为董事总经理。Phillip参与了证券交易所转型，并发展了两个泛亚交易所；他还在8 Securities推出第一个智能投顾期间担任其咨询顾问。Phillip为多个部门提供解决方案的经历促使其创建了Bambu。
Mr John Wong, 恒生银行全球流动性及现金管理负责人
Mr Stéphan Levieux, 恒生银行存款、支付与现金管理策略负责人
Ms Jovilyn Cotio, 亚洲开发银行供应链金融咨询顾问
Mr Saket Modi,, Lucideus公司联合创始人兼CEO
Mr. Rani Sweis, Attic Salt创意总监
Mr. Amol Bahuguna, 迪拜商业银行支付和现金管理部门主管
Mr. Gurumurthy Palani, 海湾国际银行批发银行部全球交易银行业务主管
Mr. Stéphane Nappo, 法国兴业银行全球首席信息安全官兼董事会顾问
Dr. Amirudin Abdul Wahab, 博士，马来西亚科技创新部下属网络安全公司CEO
Mr Derek White, 西班牙对外银行（BBVA）用户解决方案全球主管
Mr Tom Groenfeldtt, Writer, Forbes
Tom Groenfeldt is a freelance reporter who focuses largely on finance and technology, currently writing for Forbes.com in the U.S., for International Finance Magazine, Banking Technology and Mondo Visone in London. He also occasionally writes about art, photography, and local issues for a variety of publications in Wisconsin, where he lives.
Mr David Gyori, CEO, Banking Reports
David Gyori is a globally renowned FinTech consultant, trainer, author and keynote speaker. He is CEO of Banking Reports Ltd London, providing top quality ‘FinTech Training for Bankers’ all over the world. In addition, Gyori holds a number of key international positions: He is founding member of the World FinTech Association as well as member of the panel of judges of the European FinTech Awards. He is co-author of ‘The FINTECH Book’, published by Wiley and Sons in 2016, quickly becoming a global category best-seller. Gyori is faculty member of the Retail Banking Academy (London), one of the most prestigious banker-training facilities globally. He serves on the advisory board of multiple FinTech companies in the United Kingdom.
Ms. Jacqueline Alexis Thng, Partner, Prophet
Jacqueline is a Partner of Prophet in Hong Kong. For over 20 years she has helped clients develop and implement profitable growth strategies across diverse industries both on a global and regional basis. Jacqueline’s expertise includes strategic branding, marketing and sales strategies, business model and product innovation, customer experience as well integrated marketing communications including digital. She was recently bestowed as one of the World's Most Influential Marketing Leaders 2015 by World Marketing Congress. Jacqueline has led many complex reorganization and rebranding projects that involve brand strategy, brand portfolio and architecture. These included United Engineers Group in Singapore, UMW (Malaysia), Celcom (Malaysia), Malaysia Airlines, Fullerton Financial Holdings (part of Temasek Singapore), PSA, NOL and Bank Mandiri. Other clients have included Sime Darby, Petronas, Vodafone, Ericsson, Philips, Telkom (Indonesia), Airtel (India), Limitless (Dubai), Vertu (Nokia), CapitaLand, DBS Bank, Sara Lee, PSA, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore Aerospace and China Airlines.
Mr. Richard Jones, AIIB-EBRD Business Development Director
Richard Jones is AIIB-EBRD Business Development Director and has been on secondment from the EBRD to the AIIB in Beijing since October 2017. He is responsible for the EBRD’s business development with AIIB and with Chinese financial institutions and companies investing in the EBRD’s region of operations, which has a strong geographic overlap with the Belt and Road Initiative. Richard joined the EBRD in 2003 after working at the UK Treasury and the European Commission, and as a teacher in Harbin, China. He has worked in a variety of roles at the Bank, most recently as Interim Director of the President’s Office and as Head of the Dushanbe Resident Office, Tajikistan. He has an MPhil in Russian and East European Studies from Oxford University and an MA in Modern and Medieval Languages (French and Russian) from Trinity Hall, Cambridge.
Mr. Marcus Treacher, SVP, Customer Success, Ripple
Marcus Treacher is SVP of Customer Success at Ripple. He has over 30 years of experience in transaction banking and payment technology, including 12 years in global leadership roles at HSBC. He served as a member of the Global Board of SWIFT from 2010 to 2016. Prior to joining Ripple Marcus was HSBC’s Global Head of Payments Innovation, applying emerging fintech to solve customer challenges in digital payments, trade and supply chain. Prior to HSBC, he held leadership positions at Citigroup and Accenture. Marcus also works with industry communities, organizations and governments to help shape new payment practices. He chaired SWIFT’s global advisory body for corporates from 2010 to 2016 and is an independent non-executive director of CHAPS Co, the UK’s RTGS clearing company, where he chairs the CHAPS Security committee & User Group.