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Digital-only banks, also called neobanks, are expanding swiftly, leveraging cutting-edge digital technology like data analysis and AI to win over customers that are digital savvy. These challengers, spurred by consumer dissatisfaction with the incumbents are charging zero or low fees and offering faster services and better user experience, while saving the costs of running physical branches.

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Meet our speakers

ANTHONY THOMSON

Chairman & Co-Founder|86 400
Australia

Background
• Founder and Chairman, Atom Bank plc
• Founder and Chairman, Metro Bank plc
• Co-founder and Chairman, the Financial Services Forum
• Goldman Visiting Professor of Innovation and Enterprise, Newcastle Business School
• Chairman and co-founder, 86 400

Anthony Thomson is the founder and former Chairman of not one, but two disruptive banks in the UK. Metro Bank, the UK’s first new bank in 150 years and Atom Bank, the UK’s first bank for mobile.

He’s raised in excess of $1billion in capital over the course of his career and is a highly respected financial services expert worldwide. He has served as the Goldman Visiting Professor for Innovation and Enterprise at Newcastle Business School, Visiting Professor at London Metropolitan University, and is the co-author of No Small Change: Why Financial Services Needs A New Kind of Marketing.

As Chair of 86 400, he brings his extensive experience in the financial industry and a hunger to shake up the banking landscape in the Australian Market.

ANTHONY THOMSON
86 400
Chairman & Co-Founder
Australia

HENRY MA

Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer|WeBank
Mainland China
HENRY MA
WeBank
Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer
Mainland China

JOSEPH HEALY

Co-Founder & Co-CEO|Judo Bank
Australia

Joseph is a career international banker. He has held executive positions at NAB, ANZ, CIBC World Markets, Citibank and Lloyds Bank.

As Group Executive/Divisional CEO, NAB Business Banking from 2008-14, Joseph was responsible for leading Australia’s largest and most profitable Business Bank and SME franchise.

A member of the Group Executive Committee, the Group Risk Committee and Group Asset and Liability Committee (ALCO), Joseph also chaired the Business Bank Divisional Risk Committee overseeing a loan portfolio of $220bn. At ANZ from 2000-4, Joseph developed a ‘Wall St. to Main St.’ strategy bringing advisory and private equity capabilities to the SME market.

From 2004-7, Joseph was ANZ’s Managing Director, Global Client Relationships. Joseph spent 12 years at Citi, where he had extensive credit and market risk training and held senior risk management roles. Joseph has deep customer, risk and business management experience, together with success in starting new businesses. Joseph holds a MSc (Finance), MBA, MSc International Management (China), MA in Contemporary Chinese Studies and MBA (Banking) degrees from University of London, London Business School and University of Nottingham in China and is currently studying for an MSc in Psychology and Neuroscience of Mental Health at Kings College, London. He is a fellow of FINSIA and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers.

He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland and authored three books: ‘Corporate Governance & Shareholder Wealth Creation’ (2003), ‘Chinese Firms Going Global – Can They Succeed? (2018) and ‘Breaking the Banks – What went wrong with Australia’s banking? (2019). Joseph is an Adjunct Professor at University of Queensland Business School, and was a member of the expert panel advising the Deans of Australian Universities on finance course content at Bachelor and Master Degree levels.

He was a Director of Football Federation Australia (FFA) from 2010-2018 and has five international football caps for Scotland at youth level.

JOSEPH HEALY
Judo Bank
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
Australia

STEVE WESTON

Co-Founder & CEO|Volt Bank
Australia

Volt was the first neobank to receive an unrestricted authorised deposit taking institution (ADI) licence from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). Volt aims to transform the way that banking is done - to help customers be better off and live their life to the fullest.

Steve has over 30 years’ experience in financial services, including leadership roles at St George, Challenger, NAB and Barclays.

Prior to founding Volt Bank, Steve was CEO Mortgages and Managing Director of Retail Lending at Barclays in UK.

STEVE WESTON
Volt Bank
Co-Founder & CEO
Australia

COEN JONKER

Co-Founder & CEO|TymeGlobal
Hong Kong
COEN JONKER
TymeGlobal
Co-Founder & CEO
Hong Kong

ALEX TWIGG

Founder & CEO|Shift Happens
Australia

Neobank addict, Alex was part of the team who built Egg, is the Founder and CEO of Shift Happens Group, Co-founder of Australian unicorn, Judo Bank, Co-founder of UBank, Board Adviser and investor in multiple fintechs, including Douugh.com, Spriggy.com.au, Alex.com.au and Appeggio.com

ALEX TWIGG
Shift Happens
Founder & CEO
Australia

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