Watch this space as we announce the speakers of our 2021 Annual Summit. Check our prominent speakers from Summit 2020.


Afeef Zaman

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ShopUp

Ajaita Shah

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Frontier Markets

Alison Rose

Chief Executive Officer, NatWest Group

Amy Neale

Senior Vice President, Mastercard Start Path

Angela Berg

Partner, Global DEI Consulting Leade, Mercer

Angie LAU

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Editor-in-Chief, Forkast.News

Anita Li

Head of Digital & Strategic Change, HSBC

Ann Cairns

Executive Vice Chair Mastercard, Chair Financial Alliance for Women, Chair 30% Club

Anna Gincherman

Partner, ConsumerCentriX

Annabel Schiff

Director, Caribou Digital

Anushe A. Khan

Senior Operations Officer, SME Banking and Banking on Women Advisory, Financial Institutions Group, IFC

Arnab Bhattacharya

Head of Financial Services, Zilingo

Arvinder Grewal

Chief Marketing Officer, Wave Money

Atul Shinghal

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Scripbox

Ayona Aguele-Trimnell

Group Head/Coordinator, W Initiative, Access Bank

Bin Ru TAN

CEO (Southeast Asia), OneConnect Financial Technology, Co-Chairwoman, Blockchain Association Singapore

Carine Fersan Choueiry

Manager, Marketing and Peer Learning, Financial Alliance for Women

Chitalu Charity Mwanza

Chief Executive Officer, Digital Pay Go

Cinthya Morera Hernández

Director of Development and Women, Banco Nacional de Costa Rica

Daniel Gutiérrez

Senior Vice President, Digital Transformation, Banco BHD León

Daniel Sharaiha

Chief Human Resources and Customer Experience, Bank al Etihad

Dimantha Seneviratne

Director, Group Chief Executive Officer, NDB

Deborah Barta

SVP Innovation & Startup Engagement, Mastercard

Donald Chesnut

Chief Experience Officer, Mastercard

Dr. Rosario Toro

Director of Training and Development, Banregio

Eyitope (Topsy) Kola-Oyeneyin

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Gisela Paula Babbaro

Manager of High Income and Women Segments, Santander Argentina

Hena Mehta

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Basis

Inez Murray

Chief Executive Officer, Financial Alliance For Women

Jessica Schnabel

Global Head, Banking on Women, IFC

JoAnn Stonier

Chief Data Officer, Mastercard

José Felix Etchegoyen

Sr Global Specialist Banking on Women, IFC

Juan E Saldarriaga

Chief Executive Officer, Juancho Te Presta SAS

Julie Baker

Head of Enterprise and Community Finance, NatWest Group

Juliet Anammah

Chairwoman Jumia Nigeria and Head of Institutional Affairs

Karyl Akilian

Director, Marketing & Business Development, Financial Alliance for Women

Liza Garay - de Vaubernier

Global Head of Women's Market, AXA

Manish Diwaan

Managing Director, ASEAN Financial Innovation Network

Melissa Frakman

Managing Partner & Founder Emphasis Ventures (EMVC)

Mo Harvey

Head of FinTech & Financial Services, APAC, Enterprise Ireland

Nadia Benaissa

Marketing Director, BPC

Naomi Ndele

Head SME Banking & Agribusiness, KCB Group Limited

Nasreen Ali Mohamed

Co-founder & Chief Finance Officer, Cherehani Africa

Nicholas Colloff

Executive Director, Argidius Foundation

Nyha Shree


Olga Miler

Award-Winning Innovator and Entrepreneur, SmartPurse

Prof Sean Higgins

Assistant Professor Finance, Kellog School of Management, Northwestern University

Qiyong Cao

Senior Investment Specialist, ADB Ventures

Rachel Freeman

Executive Director, Chief Growth Officer, Time Global

Rebecca Ruf

Executive Vice President, Programs, Financial Alliance for Women

Richard Burton

Acting Chief Executive, Consumer Division, Westpac

Sairee Chahal

Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Shereos

Salah Goss

Senior Vice President, Global Markets Humanitarian & Development, Mastercard

Sallie Krawcheck

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Ellevest

Sandra Casinader

Group Head of Capability Design, Inclusion and Diversity, Westpac

Satish Upadhyay

Head of Marketing, Amazon India Marketplace

Selim RF Hussain

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, BRAC Bank Ltd

Shelly Porges

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, The Billion Dollar Fund for Women and Beyond the Billion

Sherri Haymond

Executive Vice President, North America Digital Partnerships, Mastercard

Shuyin Tang

Partner, Patamar Capital & Chief Executive Officer, Beacon Fund

Sofie Blakstad

Chief Executive Officer, hiveonline

Sopnendu Mohanty 

Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore

Steve Landman

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Kiu Global

Steven Puig

President & Chief Executive Officer, Banco BHD León

Sue Kelsey

EVP Global Prepaid Products, Mastercard

Syed Musheer Admed

Founder & Managing Director, Finstep Asia

Tejasvi Mohanram

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Rupee Power

Ulrike Decoene

Group Head of Communication, Brand & Corporate Responsibility, AXA

Virginia Tan 

Founding Partner of Teja Ventures, Founder of She Loves Tech, Co-Founder and President of Lean In China

Yosha Gupta

Senior Advisor, Finstep Asia & Founder MeMeraki

Yvonne Greeves

Director of Women in Business, NatWest Group