Our Founder and CEO, Eric Mouilleron, attended the launch of The FinTech Book at The Shard as an author. Eric’s story is highlighted under ‘More Success Stories’ chapter where he shares his Bankable story from inception (page 201). The FinTech Book is the first globally crowd-sourced book on FinTech and is a project undertaken by Susanne Chishti, CEO of FinTech Circle, and Janos Barberis, Founder of FinTechHK. It is the financial technology handbook for investors, entrepreneurs, and visionaries. Read more about the book and get your copy here.
Bankable has been named amongst the most innovative FinTech companies in Europe in The European FinTech Awards Top 100. This award is to categorise the most promising European FinTech companies, and to celebrate innovators who are shaping the future of finance. View the European FinTech Top 100 for 2016 here.
How Banks & New Payment FinTech Companies Can Work Together: Our Head of Product Strategy and Commercialisation, Avinash Agrawal, spoke on the ‘art of collaboration’ with banks in a panel session alongside Lu Zurawski of ACI Worldwide and Sarah Hynes of WorldRemit. Avinash highlighted the benefits for FinTech start-ups to work together with financial institutions to innovate and provide the best products and services for consumers. Listen to the panel discussion here.
Innovation in Payments Panel: Our Marketing and Communications Manager, Rashee Pandey participated in an Innovation in Payments panel discussion of ’10 burning questions’ alongside Paul Hampton of Gemalto and Anders La Cour of Saxo Payments. She focused on providing a millennial view on payments and mentioned “Millennials lack stickiness. They want quick and simple payment solutions, a great user experience coupled with security.” Listen to the panel discussion here.
Our Founder and CEO Eric Mouilleron was interviewed by Gregg Schoenberg of The Financial Revolutionist who was looking to feature the ‘hottest FinTech start-ups in Europe’. Eric provided Gregg with the founder’s story of how it all started on a paper napkin, Bankable’s journey since then and our global vision. Read the interview here.