Suren Siva | Director - Strategy And Innovation
Credit Suisse

Suren Siva, Director - Strategy And Innovation, Credit Suisse

Suren works as a Strategy & Innovation lead within the UK CEO office at Credit Suisse, he works closely with the Global Markets and Private Banking Businesses on the growth, performance and control of their businesses. He leads Credit Suisse’s engagement with Fintechs and the wider ecosystems in the UK.
He has over 18 years of experience working within financial markets, at Tier 1 Investment Banks, and as a Management Consultant. His particular focus areas include: Corporate Strategy & Innovation, Product Development and restructuring businesses to drive growth. 
Suren’s passion for technology and entrepreneurship started early; a BSc in Neuroscience from King’s College London and MSc in eCommerce led him to develop an interest in how technology innovation changes human behaviour. ‘


Seamless ME 2019 day 1 @ 16:30


Calling all fintechs from around the world…Fintechs from around the world will have three minutes each to pitch their product or solution to our expert panel made up of VCs and consultants. These innovative, early-stage, global companies will come head-to-head live and on stage at Seamless 2019.In these three-minute pitches, competitors will try to convince our industry experts that their business model, technology or platform is going to be a game changer that will revolutionise the finance industry.100 start-ups will be shortlisted and 6 will be selected to pitch our panel of expertsThe winner of the Pitch Off will receive a cheque of $5000 and all finalists have the potential to receive over $500,000 in investment courtesy of OMA Emirates.

Seamless ME 2019 day 2 @ 10:00

KEYNOTE Fintech: just the beginning for the Middle East?

  • Building a thriving ecosystem for financial innovation
  • Creating the regional fintech hub
  • Kickstarting innovation with sandboxes, accelerators and investors
  • Enticing international talent to the Middle East with global partnerships
  • Identifying the government driven initiatives
last published: 15/Apr/19 13:15 GMT

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