Can banks rise to meet the FinTech challengers?
Background:With technology lowering the barriers to entry and with neo banks and technology firms nipping at the toes and revenue models of the existing and established players, can banks actually rise to meet this new challenge? Given the legacy concerns that have been used as for the reason holding banks back what can they do to reinvent themselves in deeper ways than just marketing. In the days of Apple Pays, Nutmegs and Funding Circles what do banks actually need to be good at to succeed? Come along and find out!
David was the Director of Digital Banking in Gartner Consulting until April 1st, when he decided to pursue an independent career with Think Different Group. He is a Digital Financial Services Transformation Consultant, Designer, Technologist, Curator, Consultant, Writer, Speaker, Digital Strategist and general FinTech fanboy. With a deep range of experience and qualifications across a number of digital disciplines gained from over 10 years working at an agency, consultancy and on the client side for a number of top financial services global brands. Having transformed the digital landscape for a number of banks and insurers, David is now working as strategist and advisory to banks looking to take their Digital Transformation to the next level. Boiling it down, and in his own words, David is just “an eloquent nerd trying to make banks better”.