MEET THE ADVISORY BOARD

We’ve developed our 2019 Advisory Board to bring fresh ideas and insights to the Fintech Connect community.

Members of the board have extensive experience, from major financial incumbents to challenger banks and technology providers, and help to guide the strategic direction of the event.  Their support also shapes our year-round content, allowing us to deliver cutting-edge insights to all corners of the industry.

DX Connect Advisory Board


Wincie Wong
Wincie Wong
Head of Innovation for Supply Chain Services RBS
Ajwad Hashim
Ajwad Hashim
Vice President Innovation and Emerging Technology Barclays
Sotiris Manderis MD, Corportate & Institutional Digital
Sotiris Manderis MD, Corportate & Institutional Digital
Managing Director, Corporate and Institutional Digital HSBC
Pravina Ladva
Pravina Ladva
Chief Technology Operating Officer – Life Capital Swiss Re
Vicky Zhang
Vicky Zhang
Innovation Lead, Enterprise Solutions RBS
Sohail Raja
Sohail Raja
Chief Digital Officer Societe Generale
Bijna Dasani
Bijna Dasani
Head of Architecture and Innovation Lloyds Banking Group
Jamie Broadbent
Jamie Broadbent
Head of Digital & Innovation RBS International
Dan Zinkin
Dan Zinkin
Managing Director Global Investment & Digital Investment Banking Head of Technology JPMorgan Chase & Co
Andrew Vorster
Andrew Vorster
Innovation Catalyst Independent
Søren Rode Andreasen
Søren Rode Andreasen
Chief Digital Officer Danske Bank

PayTech Connect Advisory Board


Ed Adshead-Grant
Ed Adshead-Grant
General Manager & Director of Payments Bottomline Technologies
Rahul Das
Rahul Das
Head of Payments LiveScore Media Group
Mahmoud El-Azzeh
Mahmoud El-Azzeh
Head of Product – Payments DAZN
Kevin Pinnegar
Kevin Pinnegar
European Group Treasurer Honda Motors Europe
David McHenry
David McHenry
Managing Director - Head of Global Treasury and Payments Advisory - EMEA Silicon Valley Bank
Iona Pullar
Iona Pullar
Mobile Product Owner - Payments Shell
Maria Parpou
Maria Parpou
Chief Product and Commercial Officer, Commercial Payments Barclaycard
John Detrixhe
John Detrixhe
Future of Finance Reporter Quartz
Louise Garratt
Louise Garratt
Senior Payments Manager easyJet
Joan Cuko
Joan Cuko
Mobile Payments Business Analyst Vodafone
Frances Coppola
Frances Coppola
Economist & Author Coppola Comment
Alex Reddish
Alex Reddish
Chief Commercial Officer Tribe Payments

RegTech & Security Connect


Adriana Ennab
Adriana Ennab
Director, Public Policy Credit Suisse
Helene Erftermejeier
Helene Erftermejeier
Director Client Due Diligence, Admin & Regulations ABN AMRO
Christophe Gouelo
Christophe Gouelo
Head RegTech Consulting BNP Paribas
Mukund Umalkar
Mukund Umalkar
Head of Innovation Lab ING
Johan Kestens
Johan Kestens
CIO ING Belgium
Pravina Ladva
Pravina Ladva
Chief Technology Operating Officer – Life Capital Swiss Re
Guillaume Lenoir
Guillaume Lenoir
Head of IT Reg and Compliance - Global Corporate Banking Santander UK
Becky Mariott
Becky Mariott
VP, Risk & Compliance / MLRO Tide
Euan Spence
Euan Spence
Head of Financial Crime, UK Current Accounts & Business Banking Monzo
Gareth Murray
Gareth Murray
Head of Financial Crime, Nationwide Nationwide

Blockchain Connect Advisory Board


Michael Coletta
Michael Coletta
Head of Blockchain Technology and Business Development London Stock Exchange Group
Michele Curtoni
Michele Curtoni
VP Digital Product Development & DLT State Street
Mariana Gomez de la Villa
Mariana Gomez de la Villa
Distributed Ledger Technology Program Director ING
William Lovell
William Lovell
Head of Future Technology Bank of England
Anthony Macey
Anthony Macey
Head of Blockchain and DLT Barclays Ventures
Kara Kennedy
Kara Kennedy
Customer Product Manager, VP BNY Mellon
Robin Green
Robin Green
Digital Markets Innovation CIBC
Ville Sointu
Ville Sointu
VP Emerging Technology Nordea
Richard Phipps
Richard Phipps
Solution Design & Delivery Director Swiss Re
Chris Lawlor
Chris Lawlor
Co Founder and Head of Strategy TQ Tezos
Keith Bear
Keith Bear
Fellow Cambridge Judge Business School