the largest fintech conference
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attendees, 500+ fintech companies from 60+ countries

100+ top tier fintech speakers

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Richard Davies

COO of Revolut

Richard Davies

Richard Davies joined Revolut in July 2019 as Group Chief Operating Officer, and leads a range of transformation work across the Group. Revolut is a radically better digital bank account that includes a debit card, currency exchange, and peer-to-peer payments. We are on a mission to build a fair and frictionless platform to use and manage money around the world. Our platform allows users to transfer, exchange, and spend money at great value rates with a multi currency card that is accepted everywhere.

Prior roles include:
– Commercial Banking Director at TSB
– Global Head of Propositions / Digital – SME Banking at HSBC
– Chief Operating Officer, UK Commercial Banking, at HSBC
– First CEO of challenger bank OakNorth

Richard has a MA Economics and M.Phil Development Economics from Trinity Hall Cambridge.

Tamaz Georgadze

CEO & Founder at Raisin

Tamaz Georgadze

Raisin co-founder and CEO Tamaz Georgadze is focused on partner bank acquisition, business development, and legal and regional expansion efforts. Prior to building and scaling Europe’s leading marketplace for deposit-insured savings products and investments, Tamaz spent ten years with McKinsey & Co., the last three as a Principal leading McKinsey’s Savings and Investment products service line for EMEA countries, serving some of the largest retail, universal and wholesale banks in Europe and Asia. His core areas of expertise were performance management/organization, deposit gathering, direct banking, branch transformation, SME strategy and regulation. He holds a PhD in agricultural economics and honors law degree from the University of Giessen as well as an international economics degree from Tbilisi State University.

Pavel Matveev

Co-founder & CEO of Wirex

Pavel Matveev

Pavel is the co-founder and CEO of Wirex, a global payment company empowering individual and corporation to exchange, pay and transfer both traditional currency and cryptocurrency internationally. He is a thought-provoking leader in digital finance, an execution-orientated visionary, and a high profile evangelist for the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies.

Sukhi Jutla

Co-founder of MarketOrders

Sukhi Jutla

Sukhi Jutla is an award-winning entrepreneur, author of 3 books and co-founder of MarketOrders, an online marketplace for the gold and diamond jewellery industry. A sought after international speaker, thought leader and qualified IBM Blockchain Developer, she has won numerous awards including Asian Women of Achievement, Female Entrepreneur of The Year and named Top 100 European Digital Pioneer by The Financial Times and Google. In April 2018 Sukhi made global headlines becoming the World’s First #1 Bestselling ‘Blockchain’ Author. Named as a Top 100 Woman in Tech, Sukhi is a regular media commentator on tech, blockchain and digital disruption, having been featured in over 100+ UK and international press including Chinese and Spanish media. In 2019 Sukhi was appointed Board Member to the Mayor of Londons Digital Skills Partnership.

Felicia Meyerowitz

Founder of AkoniHub

Felicia Meyerowitz

Conceived of Akoni as a frustrated saver both individually and as a business director, holding £50m cash, with very few market options. Akoni leverages the market trend of convergence of both Open data and technology with full cash and savings solutions as the future driving solutions on a white label basis – marketplaces existing within trusted marketplaces. Akoni provides a white label B2B2x Cash/deposit marketplace to the wealth sector.

Felicia is a promoter of diversity and inclusion, particularly in entrepreneurship, and founded Hive Founders to support under-represented entrepreneurs as well as being on the TEDxEuston Africa focused Foundation Board. Felicia was named Everywoman in Technology overall winner and Akoni won various Innovation accolades and awards. Felicia has significant experience in high-growth regulated Financial Services, working with businesses and startups including Alexander Forbes, Media Services, Primary Group & Howden, and has launched a number of digital market solutions. Felicia is a Chartered Accountant (SA) with EMBA from London Business School (cum laude).

Arunan Tharmarajah

Head of European Banking at Transferwise

Arunan Tharmarajah

Madalina Popa

CEE FSI Director at Microsoft

Madalina Popa

Madalina brings with her more than 10 years of experience in dealing with Financial Services Digital Transformation. Most recently as a Microsoft Account Director for banking customers and in her previous roles with IT&C integrators. In her FSI Director role Madalina is focusing on: engaging with the biggest banks and insurance companies across CEE in digital transformation conversations and initiatives; driving line of business (LOB) solutions implementations together with local Microsoft teams through knowledge of the Financial Services industry, Microsoft software and independent solution vendor (ISV) solutions. Madalina graduated from the University of Economic Studies in Bucharest with a degree in management and holds a master’s degree in Communication and Public Relations. She is passionate about personal development literature, hiking and exploring mountains and volunteering on environment, animals and children causes.

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About conference

Fintech Inn 2019 is the largest and most significant international Fintech conference in the Baltic region. It is organised jointly by Lithuania’s Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology, the Lithuanian Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Economy and Innovation, the Bank of Lithuania, as well as Invest Lithuania. Fintech Inn is a forum, where established companies, startups, investors, associations, policymakers and technology leaders from over 60 countries gather together to exchange knowledge and discuss the challenges facing the industry today.

Located in Vilnius – one of the most desirable European locations for Fintech, with a dedicated sandbox for developing innovative solutions in the sector. Fintech Inn is the space to find the connections, know-how and inspiration key to tackling the issues of tomorrow.

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Fintech week agenda

25 nov
26 nov
27 nov
28 nov



Top speakers

B2B meetings

Startup pitches


Location: Litexpo, Laisves pr. 5,  Vilnius, Lithuania

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Top speakers

B2B meetings


Location: Litexpo, Laisves pr. 5, Vilnius, Lithuania

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You will have an opportunity to meet regulators from the Bank of Lithuania and other institutions/companies. This is an exclusive opportunity to find out more about the fintech ecosystem in Lithuania, present your country or company, meet other country representatives of fintech, enjoy city tours, network and many more.


A special event designed just for business delegations

Opportunity present your company & country

Meetings with regulators and Invest Lithuania

Fintech City Tour

Vilnius City tour

Location: Rockit, Gynėjų str. 14, Vilnius

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 The event will be held on 25th of November 16:00-22:00 at Pacai.

The purpose of this first roundtable in Vilnius will be to take this debate forward and agree on priorities for 2020 in order to share with central banks, ministers of finance and the new European Union (EU) Commission and European Parliament.

Participants of the Global Blockchain Centre Summit in Vilnius will produce a manifesto calling on EU leadership team, central bankers and Ministries of Finance in Europe and the US to understand the challenge that confronts the blockchain industry and present the tools and solutions that can unlock the long term social and economic value for the public. The focus will be specifically on distributed finance and alternative funding instruments for startups.

Participants: Heads of Blockchain centers, policymakers, banking executives, technology investors.


  1. Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)
  2. Outlook for stable coins in the wake of Libra
  3. Security and Stability Architecture ( Tech and Regulatory)
  4. How to fix the funding channel for early start ups that were served recently by ICOs and crowdfunding ?


The first time in history, organized by blockchain centers from Vilnius, Melbourne, Shanghai, Sydney and Dubai

Location: Pacai, Didžioji str. 7, Vilnius, Lithuania

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Invitation only

Limited attendance



The Networking Party hosted by Go Vilnius

Networking is essential element to our fintech community. Celebrate your first day at Fintech Inn 2019 by networking with your community, conference participants, investors and regulators – all under one roof!

Enjoy meeting new people and building your business connections while relaxing, having fun and exploring what Vilnius has to surprise about.

When: 27 November, 20:00-23:00

Where: Kablys, Kauno str. 5, Vilnius

Who: only confirmed registrations and invitations


Start-ups, SMEs, incumbent tech providers, investors, financial institutions and other stakeholders will connect and party.

Location: Kablys, Kauno str. 5, Vilnius

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Fintech Inn perks

Startup pitches

Since the year 2017, Lithuania has become the rising star in the ICT ecosystem found it’s own strength and established a strong position as a European Fintech capital. Today, this booming ecosystem presents outstanding growth rate in fintech technologies. Dive into the essence of Lithuanian Fintech ecosystem with the exceptional Invest Lab hall during the Fintech Inn.
3 tracks of handpicked and industry leading solutions Fintech startups – Women in Tech, Scale-up and Growth track. Each company will have an opportunity to showcase their business and technology solution. The best teams will be awarded with exceptional prizes – tickets to Money 2020, The Next Web and Stockholm Fintech week and investment offers from the major investment funds.
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B2B meetings though B2B matching app at the conference

The B2B meeting app offers more than an e-ticket to the conference.
You can set individual agenda at the conference; see who is coming in and other attendees’ profiles; connect with other participants and schedule B2B meetings.


The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania together with the Bank of Lithuania have invited ministers of finance and governors of central banks from the 17+1 countries to participate in the 17+1 High Level Fintech Forum to be held on November 27 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

The main idea behind the Forum is to find a comprehensive way  to increase economic cooperation eand trust between the regions through the use of financial technologies. More.

The Networking Party, hosted by Go Vilnius

27 November, 20:00-23:00
Kablys, Kauno str. 5, Vilnius
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Free conference and Expo

Fintech Inn 2019 conference is organised by the joint effort of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania, Bank of Lithuania, Invest Lithuania, Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology and other well-known Fintech players from Lithuania. This is the annual two-day conference with an expected audience of more than 3,000 attendees, which will take place on 27-28 November 2019 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Meetings with regulators
B2B meetings with Invest Lithuania

City tours

Date: 26 November 2019, 13:00
Meeting point: Rockit, Gynėjų str. 14, Vilnius
Duration: 2.5 hours
Language: English

Fintech City tour

Fintech Vilnius tour – business oriented tour with Fintech expert. Why companies chose Vilnius for one of only 7 international hubs for fintech start-ups? You will have a great chance to find out it while attending Vilnius Fintech tour with experts.  

With internationally acclaimed hotels, modern venues and creative spaces, Lithuania’s capital  is the perfect destination to inspire fresh ideas and facilitate connections that last a lifetime. As a business hub, Vilnius attracts talent, science, technology, and investment in priority sectors like Shared Service Centres, FinTech, ICT, High-Tech Manufacturing, and Biotechnology. 

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Date: 26 November 2019, 10:00 & 12:00
Meeting point 10:00: Hilton Garden Inn, Gedimino ave. 44B
Meeting point 12:00: Rockit, Gynėjų str. 14
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English

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Vilnius City tour

If you never ever haven’t been in Vilnius, we are glad to reveal you a secret – Vilnius is closer and more mesmerising than you think. You will have a great chance to make sure of it while attending Vilnius City tour.

During the tour you will visit historical locations and the gems of Vilnius in just few hours bus-operated tour. Vilnius, the baroque beauty of the Baltic, is a city of immense allure. Its Old Town-the largest in Eastern Europe is architecturally the richest part of Vilnius. Almost every style of architecture can be found there, from Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Classicism to Post-Modernism. Take part in the walking or minibus tour and experience the unique atmosphere of the city‘s historic Old Town.

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FINTECH INN 2019 November 27

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Main Stage / Invest Lab / Tech Corner /
08:30 - 09:30
Registration and coffee
09:30 - 09:35
Opening performance
09:35 - 09:40
Welcome greetings

Gitanas Nausėda, The President of the Republic of Lithuania

09:40 - 09:50
Welcome greetings

Virginijus Sinkevičius, Minister of Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania

Vilius Šapoka, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania

Vitas Vasiliauskas, Chairman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania

09:50 - 10:25
Panel: “What’s the new colour of Fintech future?”

Moderator: Marius Jurgilas, Board Member of the Bank of Lithuania

Prof. Dr.Kristina Sinemus, Hessian Minister for Digital Strategy and Development

Aniko Szombati, Executive Director for Digitalization, Bank of Hungary

Serhii Kholod, Deputy Head at National Bank of Ukraine

Diego Perez, Member of the board of directors at ABFintechs

10:25 - 10:40
“How to make the European banking truly crossborder”

Tamaz Georgadze, CEO & Founder of Raisin

10:40 - 11:15
Panel: “Global payments 2.0”

Panelists will be confirmed shortly

11:15 - 11:30
“Technologies that will drive financial services for the next generation”

Alexander von Schirmeister, Executive Vice President for Europe at SumUp

11:30 - 12:00
“Tips to future unicorns – how to manage growth”

Arunan Tharmarajak, Head of European Banking at TransferWise

11:45 - 12:20
Fireside chat: “M&A vs Cooperation: acquire or conspire”

Dovilė Burgienė, Co-founder & Managing Partner at Walless

12:20 - 13:00
Lunch break
13:00 - 13:15
“The impact that Libra is likely to have on global financial markets”

Areiel Wolanow, Managing Director at Finserv Experts

13:15 - 13:30
“Bringing innovation from Europe to the World”

Šarūnas Legeckas, Market Lead at N26

13:30 - 14:05
Panel: “Your future customers – what do they want and how will you provide it?”

Moderator: Odeta Isevičiūtė, CMO at Mano.Bank

Rajesh Venkatesh, Chief Product Officer at InstaREM

Ville Kymäläinen, Finland Country Manager at Northmill

Stephanie Brennan, CEO of Evarvest

14:05 - 14:20
“When and how will challenger banks operate profitably?”

Richard Davies, COO of Revolut

14:20 - 14:35
“Can Fintech be a saviour for an aging society?”

Lisa Moyle, Co-founder & Director of Strategy and Partnership at VC Innovations

14:35 - 15:05
Fireside chat: “Recent payment industry developments and what companies are doing jointly to drive the customers’ agenda forwards”

Andy Patton, CCO at Contis

Pavel Matveev, Co-founder & CEO of Wirex

15:05 - 15:35
Coffee and networking
15:35 - 15:50
“Unlocking trapped capital – the next great challenge for multinational companies”

Laurence Cooke, Founder & CEO of nanoPay Corporation

15:50 - 16:05
“Cardless and cashless future”

Rik Krieger, Co-founder of Sonect

16:05 - 16:25
“How to get more women involved in the blockchain & Fintech space?”

Sukhi Jutla, Co-founder & COO of MarketOrders

16:25 - 16:40
“From products to digital platforms, harnessing the power of an ecosystem in API economies”

Ben Goldin, CTO & CPO at Mambu

16:40 - 17:15
Panel: “The new arms race: the future of digital identity”

Moderator: Liudas Kanapienis, Co-founder & CEO of Ondato

Nimrod Lehavi, CEO of Simplex

Gediminas Ratkevičius, CEO & Co-Founder at iDenfy

Maksym Lebedev, AML Technology specialist (Baltics and CIS) at ComplyAgvantage


Lightning talk & closing remarks
Fintech Networking Party at Kablys
10:00 - 10:25
Fireside chat: “How can startups benefit from the European Fintech Ecosystem?”

Anna Blyablina, Co-Founder of Sthlm Fintech Week

Rugilė Stonytė, Fintech Investment Advisor at Invest Lithuania

10:25 - 10:40
“Scale-up your Fintech globally: tips for startups”

Shaul David, Head of New Business Propositions at RailsBank

10:40 - 10:55
“How to manage Fintech risks”

Simon Hogg, Director at Prospect Insurance Brokers, Lloyds

10:55 - 11:05
“China Fintech ecosystem and what NIFA does as a national self-regulatory organisation”

Li Qian, Chief Officer of Public Affairs, Chairman of the Labor Union and Director of the Membership Department of the National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA)

11:05 - 12:00
Lunch break
12:00 - 12:20
“Fintech: Branding for banks”

Remco Veenenberg, Head of Alliances at W.UP

12:20 - 13:00
VC Panel: “Tips for Fintech startups on attracting investors”

Moderator: Erik Bhullar, Founder of Tervik Ventures

Debneel Mukherjee, Founder & Managing Partner of Decacorn Capital

Stanislav Ivanov, Founding Partner at Tera Ventures

13:00 - 14:10
Startup Pitches: Women tech track

Moderator: Sandra Golbreich, CEO at Baltic Sandbox

14:10 - 14:35
Fireside chat: “Women in Fintech”

Milda Dargužaitė, CEO of Northern Horizon

Susanne Hannestad, CEO at Fintech Mundi

14:35 - 15:00
Coffee and networking
15:00 - 16:10
Startup Pitches: Scale-up track

Moderator: Andrius Milinavičius, Founding member and BDO at Baltic Sandbox

16:10 - 16:30
Lightning Talk: Perform – the unsexy truth of startup success

Cristobal Alonso, Global CEO & EI Patron of Startup Wise Guys

16:30 - 17:40
Startup pitches: Growth track

Moderator: Andra Bagdonaitė, Programme manager at Startup Wise Guys

Closing remarks & announcing the winners

Erik Bhullar, Advisor at XRGaming,, Baltic Sandbox, Founder of Tervik Ventures

10:15 - 10:50
Cyber security panel: “Taking FinTech international”

Dr. Rytis Rainys, Director at National Cyber Security Center of Lithuania

Anatoli Woolf, CTO at Tomahawk Technologies USA

Mario Galatovic, Director of Strategic Partnership at Utimaco

Igor Angelini, Head of Task Force European Financial and Economic Crime Centre (EFECC)

10:50 - 11:05
“Digital transformation in banking & financial services”

Madalina Popa, Financial Services Industry Director for Central and Eastern Europe at Microsoft

11:05 - 11:20
“The latest trends in AI/ML for banks and financial institutions”

Pavlo Sidelov, CTO at SDK.Finance

11:20 - 11:40
“International developments with financial information sharing to detect crime”

Nick Maxwell, Head of FFIS

12:15 - 12:35
“Hyperledger fabric: Blockchain for business”

Arnaud Le Hors, Senior Technical Staff Member, Blockchain &Web Open Technologies at IBM

12:35 - 12:55
“There’s Blockchain for that – a new era of payments, trading, and identity management”

John Velissarios, Managing director & Global Blockchain Technology Lead at Accenture

12:55 - 13:55
Lunch break
14:10 - 14:45
Regulatory & blockchain sandbox panel: “Lessons to be learned”

Moderator: Jekaterina Govina, Adviser of the Board at Bank of Lithuania

Vlaho Hrdalo, Lawyer, Chairman of Union for blockchain & cryptocurrencies (UBIK)

Hannes Helenius, Chairman of the Board at FA Solutions

15:15 - 15:30
“Revolution of Financial Internet”

Pavel Kravchenko, Founder & CEO at Distributed Lab

15:30 - 15:45
“How to regulate crypto payments while keeping them usable”

Nikola Škorič, CEO of Electrocoin d.o.o

15:45 - 16:15
Coffee and networking
16:15 - 16:30
“A data-driven guide to the future of Fintech”

Paul Alexander, Founder & CEO at Beyondanalysis

16:30 - 16:45
“Blockchain: Fulfilling the fintech promise”

Christoph Iwaniez, Chief Financial Officer at Bitwala

Closing remarks

FINTECH INN 2019 November 28

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Main Stage / Invest Lab / Insurtech Corner /
09:30 - 09:45
“Changing the way businesses bank”

Felicia Meyerowitz Singh, Founder & CEO at AkoniHub

09:45 - 10:30
Panel: “How do Fintech solutions benefit the economy”

Moderator: Elijus Čivilis, Vice-Minister (Digital Agenda) at the Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania

Other panelists will be confirmed shortly

10:30 - 11:05
Panel: “How does Fintech propel capital markets’ growth in the EU?”

Moderator: Arminta Saladžienė, Vice President for European Markets at Nasdaq

Vilius Šapoka, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania

Other panelists will be confirmed shortly

11:05 - 11:25
Coffee and networking
11:40 - 12:15
Panel: “Collaboration between Fintechs & Banks”

Moderator: Mantas Zalatorius, President of Association of Lithuanian Banks

Ted Scheiman, Partnership & Investment unit lead (Fintech) at Swedbank

Michel Farah, CEO of ComplyTech

Lars Sjögren, CEO at P27 Nordic Payments Platform AB

Jacques Pütz, CEO at Luxhub

12:55 - 13:30
Panel: “Running an uphill marathon – founders’ view on innovating in a regulated industry”

Wilson Lau, Co-founder & CEO at WeGeneral Financial Group

Olli Kiuru, Partner, Head of Finance & Insurance Law and Fintech at Lexia Attorneys, Chairman of Fintech Finland

Allen Zhou, Founder of PanPay

Closing remarks & show
09:30 - 09:45
“Ecosystem: where do Unicorns begin?”

Ronald Kleverlaan, Chairman of Stichting MKB Financiering & Director European Center for Alternative Finance at Utrecht University

09:45 - 10:25
Panel: “New pan-EU crowdfunding regulation: what’s coming up and how to benefit from it?”

Moderator: Ronald Kleverlaan, Chairman of Stichting MKB Financiering & Director European Center for Alternative Finance at Utrecht University

Karsten Wenzlaff, Secretary General, Bundesverband Crowdfunding – German Crowdfunding Association

Vytautas Šenavičius, Chairman of the Board at Lithuanian P2P Lending and Crowdfunding Association

Jekaterina Govina, Adviser of the Board Member at Bank of Lithuania

10:25 - 10:40
“Crowdfunding for FinTechs: power of the crowd”

Martins Sulte, CEO & Co-Founder at Mintos

10:40 - 11:00
Coffee and networking
11:00 - 11:35
Panel: “Crowdfunding for future Unicorns”

Moderator: Alex Gibb, Partner at Katalista Ventures

Mihkel Stamm, COO of EstateGuru

Kfir Kachlon, Investments’ Principal at OurCrowd

Audrius Griškevičius, Head of SME lending at FinBee

Joachim Dworen, Head of Sales, Fundedbyme


11:35 - 11:50
Coming soon!

Benoit Boisset, COO of Paymentwall

11:50 - 12:15
Fireside chat: “Crowdfunding or Venture Capital?”

Moderator: Alex Gibb, Partner at Katalista Ventures

Ardo Mardisoo, Head of Baltic Region and Finland at Funderbeam

Andris K. Berzins, Managing Partner at Change Ventures

12:15 - 12:30
Coming soon!


Closing remarks
09:30 - 09:50
“Status quo of the InsurTech market & the challenge to digital insurance sales”

Timo Dreger, Founder of InsureAbout

09:50 - 10:20
“Current InsurTech landscape: business models and disruptive potential”

Matteo Carbone, 1st Insurtech influencer globally, Founder & Director at the IoT Insurance Observatory

10:20 - 11:00
Insurtech Panel: “Future of Insurtech – what to expect?”

Moderator: Niclas Ward, Independent Advisor at NW Advisory AB

Manjit Rana, Managing Director at Rainmaking Insurtech

Adam Bergendahl, Head of If Tech Lab at If P&C Insurance

Ed Bradshaw, Chief Strategy Officer at Ooniq

11:00 - 11:30
Coffee and networking
11:30 - 11:50
“Developing the next generation of insurance products”

Jan Kastory, Founding Partner of Astoria.VC

11:50 - 12:10
“Building your digital insurance ecosystem from the ground up”

Anders Skovlykke Knudsen, Business Development Director at TIA Technology

12:10 - 12:30
“Enabling the future of underwriting”

Manjit Rana, Managing Director at Rainmaking Insurtech

12:40 - 13:30
Closing remarks