2018 Digital Money Symposium

Thursday 22 March 2018 | Corinthia Hotel, London, SW1A 2BD

As technology and intensified competition play host to innovations that are redefining the flow of digital money, evolving consumer expectations are fast transforming the way in which we experience digital commerce.

07.45 - 09.00

Registration and Breakfast

09.00 - 09.10

Opening Remarks

Citi: James A. Forese, President Citigroup, CEO, Institutional Clients Group

09.10 - 09.30

Digital Money - The Path to Readiness

Citi: Steven Holzer, Global Head of Data & Digital Strategy

09.30 – 10.10

Banks of the Future: Do We Need Banks or Just Banking Services?

CaixaBank: Maria Vicens, Head of Innovation

ING: Annerie Vreugdenhil, Head of Innovation

The Disruptive Group: Huy Nguyen Trieu, CEO

Tinkoff: Oliver Hughes, CEO

Host - Citi: Ronit Ghose, Global Head of Banks Research

10.10 - 10.50

Lost in Transaction: How Neobanks Are Challenging the Incumbent Banking Model

Atom Bank: James Scotcher, Head of Treasury

Pepper: Gal Bar-Dea, VP Product

Starling Bank: Anne Boden, CEO

Tandem Bank: Matthew Ford, Head of Product

Host - Financial Times: Laura Noonan, Investment Banking Correspondent

10.50 – 11.10


11.10 - 11.40

Billion Dollar FinTech

Ping An Insurance Group: Jonathan Larsen, Chief Innovation Officer Group Chief Innovation Officer & Chairman & CEO of Ping An Global Voyager Fund

Host – Citi: Ronit Ghose, Global Head of Banks Research

11.40 - 12.10

InsurTech: What’s the Best Policy for Insurance Companies in the FinTech Age?

Aviva: Chris Wei, Executive Chairman, Asia & Friends Provident International and Global Chairman, Aviva Digital

Munich Re: Mark Dennis, COO of Munich Re Digital Partners

Host – Citi: James Shuck, Head of EMEA Insurance Research

12.10 - 12.50

Financial Inclusion: The Only Way is Ethics

Citi: James Bardrick, UK CEO

Dopay: Frans van Eersel, CEO & Founder

IFC WorldBank: Matthew Saal, Head of Digital Financial Services

Innovate Finance: Charlotte Crosswell, CEO

Monetary Authority of Singapore: Sopenendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer

Host – CFTE: Tram Anh Nguyen, Co-Founder

Citi - Stephen Bird, CEO Global Consumer Banking

Moderator: Citi - Ronit Ghose, Head of Banks Research

12.50 - 13.20

Innovation in Banking

Citi: Stephen Bird, Global Consumer Bank

Host - Citi: Ronit Ghose, Global Head of Banks Research

13.20 – 14.15

Networking Buffet Lunch

14.15 – 14.45

Connected Commerce

Amazon Pay: Giulio Montemagno, GM Europe

14.45 - 15.15

Fireside Chat with Ripple

Ripple: Marcus Treacher, Global Head of Strategic Accounts

Host - Citi: Tony Mclaughlin, MD TTS Emerging Payments

15.15 – 16.00


Cryptocurrencies: Fad or Future?

IBM: Chae H An, VP and CTO Financial Services Sector

Mastercard: Dave Fleming, Head of R&D Mastercard Labs

Silver8: Manuel Anguita, Founder

SETL: Peter Randall, CEO

Host – Citi: Ronit Ghose, Global Head of Banks Research


Gimme' Credit! New Credit Scoring Methods

AMP Credit Technologies: Thomas DeLuca, CEO

Credit Kudos: Freddy Kelly, CEO

Experian: Paul Russell, Director of Analytical Solutions

Underwrite.ai: Marc Stein, CEO

Host - Citi: Josh Levin, EMEA FinTech Research

16.00 - 16.45


Payments: Reimagining Merchant Acquiring for the Digital Economy

Credorax: Igal Rotem, CEO

Ingenico Group: Michel Léger, EVP Innovation

Wirecard: Susanne Steidl, Chief Product Officer

Wordline: Marc-Henri Desportes, GM

Visa: Hemlata Narasimhan, Head of European Acquiring

Host – Citi: Josh Levin, EMEA FinTech Research


Open Banking: Is It Enough to Actually Change Payment Behaviour?

Accenture: Francesco Burelli, MD Payments Strategy

Citi: Ruth Wandhöfer, Global Head of Regulatory & Market Strategy

Linklaters: Peter Bevan, Global Head of Linklaters' Financial Regulation Group

Yolt: Leon Muis, COO

Host - Citi: Ashwin Shirvaikar, US Payments Research

16.45 - 17.30


Cybersecurity: Playing Offense and Defence in Financial Services

Citi: Itai Jaeger, Head of Security Innovation Centre

Darktrace: Dave Palmer, Director of Technology

Palo Alto: Greg Day, VP & CSO EMEA

Symantec: Paul Knott, Director, Security Strategist, Northern Region

Host - Citi: Josh Levin, EMEA FinTech Research


Artificial Intelligence: Will the Robots Organize Next Year's DMS?

Behavox: Erkin Adylov, CEO

Personetics: Shalom Sagi, Sr. Director Product Management

Clinc: Helen Yu, Chief Growth Officer

IBM: David Robson, Cloud and Cognitve Computing Leader for Europe Executive Partner

Imperial College: Andrei Kirilenko, Director, Centre for Global Finance & Technology

Host - Citi: Ashwin Shirvaikar, US Payments Research



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