Hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth
Hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, Quebec H3B 4A5, Canada

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Event Date Mon Nov 7 EST - Wed Nov 9 EST (about 1 year ago)
Location Hotel Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth
900 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, Quebec H3B 4A5, Canada
Region Americas

This Forum is a must-attend international gathering. The goal is to showcase new global trends in FinTech, new applications of technology for the financial industry, and growing FinTech start-ups. The FinTech Forum also aims to facilitate networking and collaboration among financial institutions, technology providers, start-ups and other key players in the financial services sector, as well as contribute to the visibility of Canadian talent in the field of technology applied to finance.


2022 Speakers

Paul Allard
Co-Founder and CEO, Impak Finance

Jane Barratt
Chief Advocacy Officer, MX

Saloua Benkhouya
Vice President, Private Equity and Impact Investing, Fonds de solidarité FTQ

Alain Bergeron
Senior Vice-President, Information Technology (CIO), iA Financial Group

Luc Bertrand
Vice-Chairman, Banque Nationale du Canada

Surinderjit Kaur (Jeet) Bhatti
Co-Founder, Fathom4sight

Sue Britton
Co-Founder, Fathom4sight

Rim Chakarni
Co-Founder, CEO, Walo

Sheila Chau
Vice-President, Solutions Engineering, Mako Fintech

JP Chauvet
CEO | General Director, Lightspeed

Stephanie Choo
General Partner | Senior Partner, Portage Ventures

Philippe Daoust
Managing Director, NAVentures, Banque Nationale du Canada

Jacques Deforges
General Director | CEO, Finance Montréal

Franck Descubes
Vice-President, Consulting Expert, CGI

Paul Desmarais III
Chairman and CEO, Sagard

Johanne Duhaime
Executive Vice President, Information Technology, Mouvement Desjardins

Neil Erlick
Chief Corporate Development Officer, Nuvei

Mark Evans
President and CEO, Conquest Planning

Adam Felesky
Co-Founder and CEO, Portage Ventures

Harley Finkelstein
President, Shopify

Laure Fouin
Partner, Corporate, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt

Amélie Foz-Couture
Partner, Venture Creation, Diagram Ventures

Jilian Friedman
Chief Operating Officer, Ether Capital

Jona Georgiou
General Manager, Payments and Financial Services, Lightspeed Commerce

Josée Girard
Chief People and Purpose Officer, Ivanhoé Cambridge

Sherri Haymond
Executive Vice President, Global Digital Partnerships, Mastercard

Asiff Hirji
President, Figure

Kayla Isabelle
Chief Executive Officer, Startup Canada

Nicholas Johnson
Researcher in residence, Bain Capital Crypto

Sladjana Jovanovic
CIO, Personal and Business Banking Technology and B2C Data Transformation, BMO Financial Group

Radhika Kakkar
Chief Operating Officer, Wealthsimple

Kim Lachapelle
Vice-President, Strategy, Risks and Performance, Autorité des marchés financiers

Frederic Lalonde
Founder and CEO, Hopper

Joseph Lau
Chief Information Security Officer, Sagard

Julie Lavoie
Vice President, Small Business Banking and Business Banking Segments, Canadian Business Banking, TD Bank

Jean Le Bouthillier
Founder and CEO | Fondateur et Directeur général, Qohash

Yves-Gabriel Leboeuf
Fondateur et Directeur général | Founder and CEO, Flinks

Julie Levesque
Vice présidente exécutive, Technologie et Opérations | Executive Vice President, Technology and Operations, Banque Nationale du Canada

Ravi Loganathan
Head of Financial Institution Services, Sardine

Shamyl Malik
Founder, Haruko

Laviva Mazhar
Principal, Luge Capital

Dave McKay
President & CEO, RBC

John McKenzie
Chief Executive Officer | Chef de la direction, TMX Group

Frédéric Michaud
Directeur principal, Stratégies de sécurité, performance et analytique | Senior Director, Security strategies, performance and analytics, Mouvement Desjardins

Catherine Nadeau
Partner, Information Management, Data and Analytics, KPMG Canada

Anne No
Managing Director, RBCx

Anthony G. Ostler
President and CEO, Canadian Bankers Association

Faye Pang
Country Manager, Canada, Xero

Amanda Parker
Chief Growth Officer, FundThrough

Ravy Por
Partner, Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Technologies Leader of the Center of Excellence, Lighthouse Quebec /, KPMG Canada

Julie Rochette
Vice-présidente, cheffe de la conformité et cheffe de la protection des renseignements personnels | Vice-President, Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Privacy Officer, iA Financial Group

Louis Roy
Associé, fondateur et leader de la pratique d'actifs numériques Catallaxy | Partner, Founder and Leader of Catallaxy, Raymond Chabot Grand Thornton

Alok Sahi
Associate Partner & Application Modernization Leader | Partenaire associé et responsable de la modernisation des applications, IBM

Jad Shimaly
Président et chef de la direction | Chair and Chief Executive Officer, EY Canada

Elena Sinelnikova
Co-Founder and CEO, Metis; Founder,

Christopher Sweetland
Senior Vice President, Payments, Strategy and Transformation, CIBC

David Sykes
Chief Commercial Officer, Klarna

Denizhen Uykur
Senior Manager, Financial Services Strategy, Deloitte

Georgia Woods
EVP and CIO, Canadian Life

Yoshi Yokokawa
Co-Founder and CEO, Alpaca

Hanna Zaidi
Chief Compliance Officer, Payments, Wealthsimple

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors and Partners

• Portage
• EY
• National Bank
• Deloitte
• Desjardins
• Fonds de solidarite FTQ
• Ivanhoe Cambridge
• Catallaxy | Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
• TD
• CFA Montreal
• Canadian Bankers Association
• Societe Generale
• Financial Markets Authority
• iA Financial Group
• Intact Ventures
• Investissement Quebec
• Fasken
• Fathom4sight
• Finance ET Investissement

• RevTech Labs
• Espace CDPQ
• Fintech Cadence
• CFA Quebec
• International Relations Council of Montreal