18th & 19th April 2018 - Conrad Hotel Dubai
Meaghan Johnson - Customer Journey Expert; Alessandro Hatami - Managing Partner, The Pacemakers & Boye Ademola - Partner, KPMG
This event will be Chaired by Brian Lande, Banking Expert with Berkeley Research Group.
Thought leader, Co-founder, Strategic Advisor and Research Guru, helping banks and organisations evolve in the rapidly changing world of Digital Banking. With a deep knowledge of fintech trends and the evolution of customer journeys, Meaghan supports banks and startups in their quest to deliver truly digital propositions through inspiring and informing.
Meaghan will present 'The importance of mobile' How an exceptional customer experience on mobile can connect you with your customers to increase engagement, loyalty and lifetime customer value.
Alessandro, is Managing Partner of The Pacemakers. They provide advice to executive teams on selecting the right partners to turn digital strategies into commercial success. Previously, Alessandro was COO Digital Banking at Lloyds Banking Group, MD of PayPoint.net, Director Large Merchant Services at PayPal & European Marketing Director at GE Capital. Alessandro is a mentor of several FinTech start-ups working with Techstars, Seedcamp and Startupbootcamp. He is also an investor in several early stage companies.
Alessandro will present ‘Adapting to Compete – How banks can remain competitive in the face of new market entrants and the need to collaborate with Fintechs'.
Boye is Partner and Lead for Digital Transformation at KPMG. He is a member of the Global FinTech Steering Committee and has led technology and digital transformation projects across various countries. He is responsible for driving KPMG’s digital agenda, the convener of the KPMG Digital Summit and author of the ‘FinTech in Nigeria’ and ‘Leading through Digital’ publications. He is a mentor at Africa FinTech Foundry (AFF), International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and Village Capital. He is represented on the Blockchain Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and has featured on CNBC, Project Management Institute (PMI) and various media outlets on the subject.
Brian has thirty years of experience as both a senior executive and a consultant to banks and insurance firms in many markets. He is advisor to the boards and/or management of financial institutions on strategy, digital transformation, innovation, operating models and partnering/alliances. He has industry background as a senior executive in retail banking in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Brian was Co-Founder of a banking outsourcing business, which focused on regulated activities and remediation. He is also Co-Founder of a FinTech firm, which seeks to connect capital and expertise to a marketplace of energy efficiency opportunities. Brian is Leader of the BRG FinTech practice and advisor and mentor to a range of FinTech clients looking to scale internationally and to partner with established players in the financial sector. Named to Forbes list of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms in 2017, Berkeley Research Group is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with offices across the United States and in Asia, Australia, Canada, Latin America, the Middle East and the United Kingdom.
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