WIRED MONEY 2016
June 23, 2016
The British Museum, London
Cofounder and CEO, Trustev (Main stage speaker)
“I really enjoyed it. I have to say, that I never have experienced such a professional organization and treatment!! Chapeau!!!”
Founder and CEO, Fidor Bank (Main stage speaker)
“I had a blast, met great people, and was seriously impressed by the organisation. I know what goes into that!”
AngelList (Main stage speaker)
“Just a quick note to say thanks for having us at Wired Money, it was a great event and provided lots of fuel and contacts to get the cogs whirring.”
Managing Partner, QVentures (Startup stage speaker)
“Thank you for a great event yesterday. I really enjoyed the variety of speakers and the quality of their presentations. As a side note, one of the best networking events I have been a part of — some truly creative and amazing people were in attendance.”
Chief Controls Office, Infrastructure — Investment Bank (delegate)
“As I expected, it was a fabulous event and not only did I have a great time, but I learned so much.”
Amy ter Haar
Chief Executive Officer, FLOW INC. (delegate)
“Simply impressive. Loads of feedback but at the core, great insights.”
WIRED MONEY SPEAKERS
The WIRED Money, Together with BBVA Main Stage assembled more than 20 speakers — from sector newcomers and the established financial powerhouses — to explore the continued evolution of money, banking and finance.
The first speakers to be announced were:
Chief scientific adviser to HM GovernmentSir Mark Walport's 2015 report 'Distributed ledger technology: beyond block chain' suggests the technology is key to the UK's future economic growth.
CEO, EpiphyteEpiphyte provides financial institutions with faster, cheaper and most transparent international transactions over the Bitcoin blockchain network.
CEO & co-founder, ColuBitcoin entrepreneur Amos Meiri founded Colu -- a platform that uses blockchain technology to bring trust to all types of transactions, both digital and physical.
CEO & Founder, Starling BankWith Starling Bank, Boden is creating a mobile-first bank that’s designed with usability at its core.
Co-founder and general manager, AzimoAzimo is a low-cost, fast and safe way to send money to 195 countries. Its services include cash pick-up, bank transfer, phone top-ups and a mobile wallet.
Chief operations officer, KabbagePetralia co-founded Kabbage, a platform offering capital or small loans to people who sell products online – whether it’s jewellery on Etsy or iPhone cases on eBay.
President & CEO, UpholdUphold helps people move, hold and spend any form of money or commodity online. It has enabled more than $900 million in transactions.
CEO & founder, Motif InvestmentMotif lets investors build portfolios around broad concepts and themes, such as natural resources or biotech.
CTO & co-founder, FeedzaiPaulo Marques’ data science firm Feedzai uses machine learning to prevent fraud for payment networks, banks and retailers.
Head of open APIs, BBVAKarkal aims to open up the core banking platform and services of BBVA and allow companies to build products and services on top of them.
MD & president, SFS & Co-founder, KnipCo-founder of mobile-first insurance broker, Knip, Christina Kehl helped launch Swiss Finance Startups – an association of more than 70 fintech innovators.
Founder and chairman, Atom BankThomson is currently building Atom, a digital bank that aims to provide people with all the services of a normal bank, via a mobile app.
Founder and CEO, OurCrowdIsraeli company OurCrowd enables startup investment via crowdfunding. Startups regularly raise millions of dollars using the platform.
Chief data officer, Deutsche BankThe former chief scientist of Salesforce is now responsible for enhancing Deutsche Bank’s data quality and controls, to improve its digital strategy.
Founder & CEO, The FloowMonteforte’s The Floow is using smartphones as a data collecting device for insurance companies, reducing premiums and making driving safer.
CEO & board spokesman, Fidor BankFormerly the youngest CEO of a German direct bank, Kröner is CEO of digital bank Fidor, which recently launched in the UK.
CEO, EarthportEarthport aims to create a faster, cheaper cross-border payments system. Typically it offers 50 percent cheaper remittances than the market average.
CEO and co-founder, KreditechUsing big data algorithms and automated processes the Kreditech creates a credit score for everyone – including the unbanked population.
Founder and CEO, GuevaraSerial entrepreneur Kim Miller founded Guevara, a car insurance platform that allows drivers to pool their premiums for significant savings.
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