The Era of FinTech: Well Equip Yourself for Fast-Changing World
Fintech has been the buzzword within banking and financial industry, but now the term becomes further engrained and more ubiquitous in our daily life too. Surprisingly, not many people are even aware on what it is and how it impacts their daily lives.Whilst the term may not yet be in the Oxford dictionary, for a sector that has seen over USD 40 billion spent on it (in 2017), that is sure to change and will be the future of the world. That may sound a bit drastic but once you understand Fintech's importance it will start to make a little more sense.
In this seminar, Terence Yeung, CFO @ MoneySQ, is going to unearth the huge impact of AI & Big Data in our life, and the bright future of blockchain and discuss what we can do right now to prepare ourselves for an ever-changing world.
Also, Luke Cheng, CEO @ K-Town Community and MD @ Global Compliance Community, is going to examine the FinTech phenomenon and provides invaluable guidance on adapting compliance models appropriately; ensuring that you are prepared for the evolving federal and state regulatory paradigms governing this rapidly-changing marketplace.
Terence Yeung :
Terence has more than 20 years of IT experience in Asia Pacific region. He has extensive experience in managing large scale business transformation projects with exposure to different technology domains. He is also equipped with sound business experience in Banking/Finance, Insurance, Manufacturing and Technology consulting space. Terence is responsible for fintech business development for Moneysq.com - The first fintech p2p platform in HK. He has recently lead the formation of trustME (www.trustmechain.com), the first SME blockchain platform, with the aim to make moneysq.com/trustME be THE technology innovator in Hong Kong.
Prior to joining Moneyeq.com, Terence worked for over 10 years as top management as Partner on consulting in IBM and as General Manager in Atos, he was responsible for managing some of the largest IT services business in Asia. He was also the Chief Information Officer for MetLife Hong Kong, and over a decade as regional IT management position for major FSI corporations. Terence was also in the advisory team for HK government on cloud strategy for Financial Sector. Terence has obtained Executive MBA from University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Master of Science in E-Commerce from University of Hong Kong & Postgraduate Diploma in HK and English Law.
Luke Cheng :
Luke, the MD of Global Compliance Community and CEO of K-Town Community, has over 20 years experience working in the finance sector in Hong Kong. He previously held senior positions at Standard Chartered Bank, ABN AMRO, UBS and HSBC. Before joining the commercial sector, he also worked for Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited as a securities watchdog. Mr.Cheng will be leading and mentoring this book club session.
Date: 22/8/2018 (Wed)
Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Venue: K-Town Hub (Kowloon Bay)
* 1 CPT Hour
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