#FinimizeHK Re-imagining Consumer Banking

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An exploration about how technology can empower consumers

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Asia is the fastest growing region in the world with consumers leading the next chapter of growth. Also in Asia, hundreds of millions of people remain either unbanked or underbanked, a blight on its economic prospects.

Join Finimize, your Finimize host Paul Hsiao and leaders in the consumer banking space to talk about how technology, entrepreneurial spirit, and innovation are also forces changing consumer banking in the region as we know it.

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Charles To, former Senior Legal Counsel, Tencent

Tencent Holdings Limited is a Chinese multinational conglomerate holding company founded in 1998, whose subsidiaries specialise in various Internet-related services and products, entertainment, artificial intelligence and technology both in China and globally. Tencent is the world’s largest gaming company and ranks among the world’s largest technology companies.

Tiffany Cheung, Head of Growth - Virtual Bank, WeLab

WeLab is a leading fintech company in Asia and the first homegrown fintech company to establish a virtual bank in Hong Kong. WeLab provides financial services by creating seamless digital experiences to over 40 million users across Hong Kong, Mainland China, and Indonesia.

Lavine Hemlani, CEO/Founder, Xcellerate

Xccelerate was founded with the original vision of bridging the tech talent gap in Hong Kong. Xcclerate enables students and companies to acquire the skills they need in Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Software Engineering with a mission to provide accessible, cutting-edge tech education to empower individuals, businesses, and communities globally.

Lyndaine Demetilla, Head of Business Development, 8 Securities

8 Securities launchedAsia’s first mobile-only investing service, first robo-advisor, first social trading platform, and first zero commission trading. In 2012, 8 was Asia’s first brokerage platform to launch entirely in the cloud. The company now has tens of thousands of customers in over 50 countries. 8 has secured over US$60 million in venture capital and become one of the largest and fastest growing fintech companies in Asia.

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Xcellerate

Xccelerate was founded with the original vision of bridging the tech talent gap in Hong Kong. Xcclerate enables students and companies to acquire the skills they need in Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Software Engineering with a mission to provide accessible, cutting-edge tech education to empower individuals, businesses, and communities globally.

Garage Academy

Garage Society is connecting entrepreneurs to unique opportunities through business events, people gather together to share ideas, innovate, and learn. Our knowledge-sharing and networking events are valuable to entrepreneurs seeking to grow their businesses and learn more about navigating the startup ecosystem.

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