FinTech is a relatively new industry applying technology to improve financial activities. FinTech companies consist of both startups and established financial and technology companies trying to replace or enhance services provided by existing financial companies. Typical areas in which FinTech companies operate include online and mobile payments, alternative finance and financial management. Investment into
Dorota Zimnoch – Founder and Managing Director of Zing Business Consulting Key Topics: Digital Transformation, InsurTech, Blockchain, AI, Machine Learning, OpenBanking Location: London, United Kingdom Bio: Dorota Zimnoch is an international fintech and insurtech expert and the Top50 global influencer. As a founder of Zing Business Consulting, Ms. Zimnoch advises corporate boards in
Theodora Lau – Director of Market Innovation at AARP Key Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Women in Tech, FinTech, InsurTech, Internet of Things, Innovation Location: Washington, D.C., USA Bio: Theodora (Theo) Lau is an innovator, technologist, and connector, whose work seeks to act as a catalyst for innovation to improve consumer financial and physical health. She
Christina Kehl – Co-Founder & Managing Director at Swiss Finance Startups Key Topics: Digital Leadership, Ethical Leadership, Insurtech, Fintech Location: Zurich, Switzerland Bio: Christina Kehl co-founded SWISS FINANCE STARTUPS (SFS), Switzerland’s first association of fintech startups, in 2014 while she was COO at Knip AG. Knip is the first mobile-based insurance broker worldwide which
When we say tech, what do you first think of? Young men squirreling away in a dark room surrounded by half eaten pizzas, lit only by flickering lines of code – an army of wannabe Mark Zuckerbergs on a mission to develop the newest product which will make them millions?
Insurance technology, also known as InsurTech, is an economic industry composed of companies that use technology to make insurance services more efficient. InsurTech is an integral part of the global FinTech revolution to bring more innovation to the financial sector in general. InsurTech involves exploring avenues that large insurance firms perhaps have less