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Board of Advisors

Selection process of Advisory Board is highly deliberate and strategic. Our team is experienced and qualified business Directors that are able to provide a valuable resource as a strategic partner and trusted advisors

Kunal Patel

FinTechAsia100 ¦ Payments ¦ Banking ¦ Strategy ¦ Innovation ¦ Influencer ¦ Thought Leader ¦ Speaker

SBC

SBC

SBC

FinTechAsia100 ¦ Payments ¦ Banking ¦ Strategy ¦ Innovation ¦ Influencer ¦ Thought Leader ¦ Speaker - SBC

Kunal has over 10 years’ experience in product development, innovation & strategy across corporate organizations and FinTech start-ups. These include banks, payment acquirers, and mobile financial services, spanning Asia Pacific, Europe, Central and Latin America.
He has worked with companies of all sizes, including RBS Worldpay, O2 UK, Telefonica Digital, GoSwiff and Tagit. Kunal has experience in building B2B and B2C products for mobile and e-commerce, digital payments, mobile wallets, payment acceptance, point-of-sale
He has been part of teams who have worked on innovative solutions and proof of concepts, specifically focused on emerging and existing technology. This includes Blockchain and AI based platforms.
He is a business mentor for FinTech accelerator programmes, Startupbootcamp (Singapore/Mumbai, India), Supercharger (Hong Kong) and part of the advisory panel for YES Bank’s, YES FinTech programme (Mumbai, India).

Naeem Aslam

Chief Market Analyst

Forbes

Forbes

Forbes

Chief Market Analyst - Forbes

He frequently partakes across all major TV media outlets such as Bloomberg, CNBC, BBC, Fox Business, Fance24, Sky News, Al Jazeera and many other Tier one media across the globe. He is a contributor on Forbes and CNBC digital print sites and writes about vital volatility events. His wealth of trading the financial markets experience spans over 10 years and he has specialised in the technical and fundamental analysis. Naeem has worked with Bank of America in equity trading and Bank of New York as a hedge fund trader.His research encompasses the daily movements in financial markets and the focus is on key economic events. Naeem often participates in panel discussions on notable emerging economic trends.He has worked with top UK universities in providing education to financial trading society students and regularly holds lectures with the London School of Economics.

Anna Maj

Ambassador - FinTech Leader | Advisor & Mentor | Payments Visionary | Top 20 Women in FinTech

European Women Payments Network (EWPN)

European Women Payments Network (EWPN)

European Women Payments Network (EWPN)

Ambassador - FinTech Leader | Advisor & Mentor | Payments Visionary | Top 20 Women in FinTech - European Women Payments Network (EWPN)

Anna is a FinTech Veteran. 18 years of experience in the banking and payments industries in Poland and CEE (incl. Citigroup, T-Mobile, mBank). Particular expertise in the field of innovative digital payment solutions (mobile, cards, wallets), digitally enabled financial products (consumer banking, e-commerce, open banking, chatbots, conversational banking, AI). Introduced one of the first online payment gateways in the CEEMEA region as well as the first digital wallet and the mobile payment platform.
FinTech Mentor (PwC Startup Collider CEE, Alfa Bank Digital, Warsaw Booster). Featured in the “TOP 20 Women in FinTech” Report (Institute of Innovative Economy, March 2017). Speaker at numerous FinTech & Digital & Payments conferences and events. Advocate for diversity and fairness in business. Art lover. Internationally exposed (Warsaw/London/Brussels/Amsterdam). Multilingual.

Gianluca D'Imperio

Group CIB Compliance | PayTech | FinTech |

UniCredit

UniCredit

UniCredit

Group CIB Compliance | PayTech | FinTech | - UniCredit

At UniCredit, Gianluca D'Imperio is responsible, within Group CIB Compliance, to ensure the correct implementation of EU rules on Payment Services (i.e. PSD2) both at local and Group level. He specialized in Digital Business Transformation providing also advisory support to any FinTech and RegTech initiative of the Group. After completing his degree in economics Dr D'Imperio started his business career in 1999 at the first internet-only Bank in Italy, holding various roles and responsibilities. He joined UniCredit in 2003 and in 2006 he was appointed as Regulatory Compliance Analyst focused on the Italian and European laws concerning banking services.

Nameer Khan

Middle East's Top 50 Fintech Influencer & Founding Board Member at MENA FINTECH ASSOCIATION

Mena Fintech Association

Mena Fintech Association

Mena Fintech Association

Middle East's Top 50 Fintech Influencer & Founding Board Member at MENA FINTECH ASSOCIATION - Mena Fintech Association

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