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Event Date Thu Sep 16 BST (9 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Thu Sep 16 3:00am - Thu Sep 16 11:30am
Location Dynamic Earth
Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh EH8 8AS, UK
Region EMEA

Now in its eighth year, the Fintech Summit has established itself as the largest annual gathering of financial technology leaders in the country. After one of the most turbulent periods in modern history, the 2021 Summit will consider the role of financial innovation in the socio-economic recovery.

The last 18 months have truly underlined the value of financial innovation: the pandemic dramatically accelerated the shift to mobile banking, digital channels and cashless payments systems and increased the engagement with a range of Fintech services. But it also highlighted the fragility of our economic system, and the crucial requirement for fast, frictionless finance to keep society operational.

The conference will reflect on this period of significant volatility for the FS community; considering the key changes, challenges and market disruptions, and discussing the opportunity for Fintech to help the country to build back better.

Core conference topics:
• Landscape: Levelling up, Building Back Better, Sustainability
• Customer Strategy: Engagement, UX, Data Insight, Financial Inclusion
• Emerging Tech: Analytics, AI, ML, RPA, Blockchain, Mobile
• Regulation: GDPR, MiFID II, PSD2, Open Banking
• Infrastructure: IT, Security, Digitalisation, Cloud, Mobile, XaaS


2021 Speakers

Kate McKay
Head of Legal, Nude

Callum Sinclair
Partner, Burness Paull LLP

Kate Forbes MSP
Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Economy, The Scottish Government

Martin Nel
Private Sector Lead, GOFCE

Steve Tigar
CEO, Love Electric

Lynne Darcey-Quigley
CEO, Know-IT

Zachery Anderson
Chief Data & Analytics Officer, NatWest

Nina Mohanty
CEO, Bloom

David Ferguson
CEO, Nucleus & HMT Fintech Envoy

Nicola Anderson
CEO, FinTech Scotland

Ravi Bhalla
Head of Department for Innovate, FCA

Stuart Lunn
CEO, LendingCrowd

Louise Smith
CDO, Lloyds of London & Chair, Innovate Finance

Nik Bobb
Senior Project Manager, HSBC

Loral Quinn
CEO, Sustainably

Andrew Duncan
CEO, Soar

Christine Bamford
CEO, Women's Coin

Nick Radcliffe
Chief Data Scientist, Global Open Finance Centre of Excellence

Akshaya Chandra
Head of Growth & Transformation, TCS

Tynah Matembe
CEO & Founder, MoneyMatiX

Richie Stewart
Senior Commercial Manager, Amiqus

Fiona Reid
Senior Data Scientist, Lloyds Banking Group

Nick Cousins
CEO, Exizent

Ian Martin
Head of Product, Pour

Mark Mitchell
Security Engineering Leader, Check Point

Mark Stephen
Journalist & Broadcaster, BBC Scotland

Ray Bugg
Founder, DIGIT

Sandeep Mishra
Director Fintech Business Segment, TCS

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Supporting Partners

• tcs
• FinTech Scotland
• Quest
• Heriot Watt University | 200 Years
• forthpoint
• Modulr
• Secopan
• Scotlandis
• Burness Paull
• Scotland Fintech Festival