Archive for June, 2016

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Duena Brexit

Duena Blomstrom, Emotional Banking, on Brexit’s impact on the future of Fintech

In the wake of the Brexit vote to Leave, we asked London based FemTechLeaders to share their thoughts on the impact the results of the referendum will have on Fintech and Banking. This ongoing series includes extended interviews from those featured in American Banker, amongst others.   Duena Blomstrom, Founder & Owner of DB Consulting London, England @DuenaBlomstrom  |  LinkedIn Profile What do you think the short term and long term consequences for Fintech will be in the…

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Leda Brexit

Leda Glyptis of Sapient on Brexit’s impact on the future of Fintech

In the wake of the Brexit vote to Leave, we asked London based FemTechLeaders to share their thoughts on the impact the results of the referendum will have on Fintech and Banking. This ongoing series includes extended interviews from those featured in American Banker, amongst others.  Leda Glyptis, Director at Sapient Global Markets London, United Kingdom @LedaGlyptis  |  LinkedIn Profile What do you think the short term & long term consequences for Fintech will be in the…

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Fintech Post

Devie Mohan, Fintech Industry Analyst, on Brexit’s impact on the future of Fintech

In the wake of the Brexit vote to Leave, we asked London based FemTechLeaders to share their thoughts on the impact the results of the referendum will have on Fintech and Banking. This ongoing series includes extended interviews from those featured in American Banker, amongst others.  Devie Mohan, Fintech Industry Analyst and Market Strategist London, United Kingdom @devie_mohan  |  LinkedIn Profile What do you think the short term and long term consequences for Fintech will be…

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Fintech post Brexit

Andra Sonea of Lloyds Banking Group on Brexit’s impact on the future of Fintech

In the wake of the Brexit vote to Leave, we asked London based FemTechLeaders to share their thoughts on the impact the results of the referendum will have on Fintech and Banking. This ongoing series includes extended interviews from those featured in American Banker, amongst others.  Andra Sonea, Lead Solutions Architect, Digital Innovation Lab at Lloyds Banking Group London, England @andrasonea  |  LinkedIn Profile What do you think the short term and long term consequences for Fintech will be in…

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Innovate Finance ‘Celebrating Diversity in Fintech’ Report

Our good friend (and FemTechLeader) Georgia Hanias from Innovate Finance is proud to announce the latest report Celebrating Diversity in Fintech.  The report’s launch was by Innovate Finance at London Technology. Executives from two fintechs spoke about the importance of diversity at the event: Ezechi Britton, Chief Technology Officer, described Neyber’s lending platform that enables employees to borrow money against their salaries. Repayments are deducted directly from salary payments. Neyber has funded over £20 million ($14 million) in loans…

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Tendű Yoğurtçu (PhD)

General Manager, Big Data at Syncsort Incorporated New York City, New York @TenduYogurtcu  |  LinkedIn Profile At what point did you realize you wanted to be an engineer? I didn’t necessarily think of it as becoming an engineer. My favorite subject was mathematics. I grew up in a family where education was valued above everything, and creativity was encouraged in every aspect of daily life. My father, who was a mathematician, always brought me building…

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Ginger Schmeltzer

Owner and Principal at GDS Advisors, LLC Atlanta, Georgia @gschmeltzer  |  LinkedIn Profile How did you go about deciding on a career in Financial Services?   It happened by accident, really.  I got a job out of grad school working as a consultant for a boutique payments consultancy, Edgar, Dunn & Company.  I never really looked back after that – I found the payments industry fascinating and loved working in a space that all of us deal with in our…

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Carolyn Homberger

Group President – ACI On Demand at ACI Worldwide Naples, Florida @PaymentsChic  |  LinkedIn Profile Please describe your role at ACI. I am Group President for ACI On Demand (AOD), which is one of 3 P&Ls (Operating Divisions) at ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of payments and banking solutions.  I am a member of our Executive Leadership Team and report directly to our CEO.  In my role, I am responsible for growing and operating ACI’s Platforms…