Chris Skinner on FinTech, cryptocurrency and corporate change - MAF155
On the show this week, I talk to leading commentator and strategist on financial markets, Chris Skinner.
We chat about FinTech, blockchain, cryptocurrency and why corporate change is difficult in established financial businesses.
Welcome to episode 155 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.
We chat about:
What Chris believes is holding financial organisations back
How some companies are embracing change
Why financial services companies need a technologist on the leadership team
How consumers respond to new technologies
How small businesses can apply new technologies
What blockchain and cryptocurrencies mean for the future
Who is Chris Skinner?
A worldwide, leading commentator and strategist on financial markets, Chris is the Chief Executive of “The Finanser” and the Chairman of The Financial Services Club, with a focus on commentating on FinTech.
He has a background in insurance and a career working with technology companies, starting out selling office automation systems to insurance companies.
Made redundant in 2002 after running strategy for big organisations, Chris went searching for a job. He socialised with loads people in financial services and wrote articles about his conversations. This led him to where he is today. Attending international conferences and producing a daily blog about FinTech.
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