Fintech leads the way in consumer payments innovation

Beginning with a society where goods were bartered, we moved to a cash-based society, exchanging money for goods and services. But cash is no longer the king – While far from dead, today’s consumers have a plethora of options at their disposal, ranging from mobile payments to crypto currency. And fintech is where it all starts. In this world where … Read More

Artificial Intelligence: How long will it last?

During an interesting talk on the pace of innovation, I came to know that any new technology follows a general trend – The Innovation Sigmoid. A new technology experiences an exponential growth until it reaches a point beyond which the growth slows and ultimately matures. Hence, in due time every technology matures and gets disrupted. Artificial Intelligence, considered as a … Read More

Interview Series: BNP Paribas Wealth Management (CDO Thierry Derungs)

“Hello Thierry, can you tell us about yourself?” Hello, I am a Tech and Digital passionate with over 25 years of experience. I worked at ING for 15 years before joining BNP Paribas in 2009. By 2012, I was appointed as Chief Digital Officer at BNP Paribas Wealth Management. I am in charge of Digital Transformation of the bank as … Read More