BREAKOUT SESSION / TUESDAY / SEPTEMBER 14, 2021 / 9:30 AM
From Fintech to Big Tech: Learning From and Partnering With Banking Disruptors
The banking industry is facing a new set of challengers from established Silicon Valley firms entering the banking space, to fintech startups launching mobile banking and investment apps. A growing number of financial institutions are now forming alliances with technology companies to capture part of a growing market that would otherwise bypass traditional banking services.
Madhu Reddy | SVP/Chief Information Officer | Republic Bank of Chicago
Madhu Reddy is a Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for the Republic Bank of Chicago. He is a transformational leader who is often sought out to solve complex business problems and lead IT initiatives that support organizational change, working with stakeholders across the organization. Madhu is an expert at developing IT strategy and translating business needs into technical solutions in alignment with business priorities. He is recognized for his ability to build high-functioning, impact technical teams that are acknowledged as true business partners in the organization.
Heang Chan | CEO & Co-Founder | Prelim
Heang Chan is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Prelim, a financial technology company focused on digitizing the customer journey from originations to account management for commercial banking and lending. Before founding Prelim, Heang was part of the product team at Blend, and prior to transitioning to the technology side of banking, spent over a decade working at Goldman Sachs, Wells Fargo and Bank of America. He completed a joint MBA/MA at Stanford University.