Saturday, 20 July 2024
The Asian Banker Summit Advisory Board

Dr. Alain Chevalier (Professor of Finance, ESCP Europe)

Alain Chevalier is a full Professor of Finance at ESCP Europe. He is also a former Vice Dean, a former Vice Director General, a former Academic and International Dean and a former Dean of Faculty at ESCP Europe. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics (Paris Ouest Nanterre), a Ph.D. in Management (Paris Dauphine) and the French qualification for Ph.D supervision (Habilitation Ă  diriger des Recherches-ESA Lille 2). He created and supervised the Finance concentration at ESCP Europe. He was also Chairman of the Finance Department for several years. Alain Chevalier was also one of the founders of the French Finance Association (AFFI) and is a former President of the European International Business Academy (EIBA). Dr Chevalier is presently a member of the technical committee of the convertible bonds index of NYSE-Euronext and is a board member of several scientific associations in finance, international business and operational research.

Tod Burwell (President & Chief Executive Officer, BAFT)

Tod Burwell is president and chief executive officer of Bankers’ Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT). He is responsible for leading the association in its mission to provide advocacy, education and training, and a common industry voice for the global transaction banking community. Prior to joining BAFT, he was a managing director at JPMorgan Chase. Burwell has over 25 years of trade, supply chain and cash management experience as a banking practitioner, as well as serving as a consultant to global corporations and suppliers of strategically integrated trade solutions.

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.

Emmanuel Daniel Author; Founder, TAB Global

Emmanuel Daniel is the founder of TAB Global which includes The Asian Banker, Wealth & Society, TABInsights, RadioFinance, BankQuality and The Banking Academy. He is an award-winning writer and author with a background in management consulting. He previously served in several government advisory councils, interviewed some of the leading chairmen, chief executive officers, policy makers and entrepreneurs around the world and currently consults with banks on investor, media relations and strategy formulation.

In his first book, "The Great Transition - the personalization of finance is here" published in September 2022, Emmanuel outlines how the banking industry will evolve from being focused on platform technologies to a level of personalization never seen before. He describes the roles of cryptocurrencies, blockchain, gaming and other technologies in this context.

Past Summits

The Asian Banker Summit 2024

23 May 2024 | Hong Kong

The Future of Finance Summit 2023

14 - 15 June 2023 | Bangkok

The Future of Finance Summit 2020

16 - 18 May 2020 | Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

The Asian Banker Summit 2019

29 - 31 May 2019 | Bangkok Thailand

The Asian Banker Summit 2018

23 - 25 May 2018 | China

The Asian Banker Summit 2017

8 - 9 June 2017 | Singapore
Past Summit 2024
Past Summit 2023
Past Summit 2019