WIRED Money 2014 Main Stage speakers
The WIRED Money Main Stage will bring together over 20 speakers – from sector newcomers and the established financial powerhouses – to explore the continued evolution of money, banking and finance. Further speakers will be announced in the lead-up to the event.
Global ambassador, Consult HyperionConsult Hyperion is a technical and strategic consultancy that specialises in electronic transactions.
Senior research fellow, neuroscience and finance, University of CambridgeJohn Coates previously traded derivatives for Goldman Sachs and ran a trading desk for Deutsche Bank. He now researches the biology of risk taking and stress.
Industry analyst & security expert, GIGAOMSince 2000, Keren Elazari has worked with leading security vendors, government organisations and Fortune 500 companies on their cyber security strategies.
Complexity scientistJames B. Glattfelder aims to create a richer, data-driven understanding of the interactions that comprise our global economy.
Economist & authorNoreena Hertz advises global CEOs and political leaders on strategy, global trends, decision-making and corporate social responsibility.
Executive director, Bertelsmann FoundationThe Bertelsmann Foundation is a private foundation that aims to promote and strengthen trans-Atlantic cooperation. Annette Heuser established both its Washington and Brussels offices.
Director & CEO, NutmegNutmeg is an online investment manager that allows customers to invest money into a portfolio of assets.
CEO, ZappZapp is a mobile payments platform with banks such as HSBC, First Direct, Nationwide, Santander and Metro Bank lined up to implement its service.
Investor & founder, CoinDeskShakil Khan is an investor in BitPay, Spotify, SecondMarket, Top10, Duedil and YPlan. He is Head of Special Projects at Spotify and advisor to founder and CEO Daniel Ek.
Founder & CEO, DueDilDamian Kimmelman is the founder and CEO of DueDil, a London-based business discovery platform that has the largest source of free private company information in the UK and Ireland.
CEO & founder, MovenBrett King is a three times bestselling author and founder of new banking system Moven – an app, debit card, and contactless payment sticker that combine to provide real time spending insights to motivate consumers to make better informed spending decisions.
Founder & CEO, Fidor BankMatthias Kröner has been CEO of Fidor Bank since 2006.
CEO, The Currency CloudMike Laven joined The Currency Cloud in 2011, growing the firm from zero revenues to processing over $4 billion (£2.36 billion) of annual international payments.
Mobile Leader, Financial Services, IBM GBS EuropeGareth Mackown consults with banks and insurers across Europe on their mobile and digital strategies, helping them embrace the possibilities that mobile and other trends bring to the financial services sector.
Cofounder & CEO, FundersClubFundersClub is a venture capital platform that allows investors to become equity holders in FundersClub-managed ventures.
All things Europe, AngelListPhilipp Moehring was startup platform AngelList's first European hire. Based in Berlin, he helps startups raise funding and investment capital and connect to the best investors.
Cofounder & CEO, TrustevTrustev is a real time online identity verification service for e-commerce, based in Cork.
Cofounder & chief development officer, IndiegogoDanae Ringelmann cofounded crowdfunding platform Indiegogo in 2008. Since then it's raised $40 million (£24 million) for a multitude of business and creative projects.
Design director, Innovation & Customer Experience, BarclaysAt Barclays bank Lee Sankey is helping build and lead an interdisciplinary team responsible for creating new services.
CEO, KlarnaSebastian Siemiatkowski has over eight years of experience working in online and mobile payment services.