08 February 2017
The power of a cashless economy
Background:What are the implications of going cashless, and is completely cashless economies viable and reasonable? To find out, Devie Mohan, Co-founder and CEO at Burnmark, an independent research firm, will give us an in-depth view of the medium and long term impact of cashless societies. India is too early to judge perhaps, but the Nordics, Africa and other regions are low cash societies. How are these country movements towards eradicating the use of physical notes and money developing, and what are the keys to success?
Devie is well known in financial services and technology circles. As well as being CEO of Burnmark, she also supports FinLeap as their Market Strategist and UK coordinator. Devie is one of the few people globally who have successfully predicted Fintech trends and is thus, a noted influencer in the industry. She has worked with traditional banks, consulting firms, innovation teams, startup accelerators and investors, often serving as their advisor on Fintech strategies. Currently, she is combining all of her experiences in both the financial and tech world to provide a fresh angle of opinions in the Fintech sphere. She believes that Fintech is the way for traditional banks to truly innovate.
Devie has been featured on multiple Fintech influencer lists including the CityAM FinTech Powerlist and the SWIFT-Innotribe Power Women in Fintech list.