Speakers 2020

Meet our fintech heroes

Copenhagen Fintech Week Global 2020 Speakers

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Adam Bornstein

Lead of the Innovative Finance and System Change Team for the Danish Red Cross

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Ajay Ramasubramaniam

Co-Founder & CEO of Startup Réseau

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Allan Polack

Group CEO, PFA Pension

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Amit Desai


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Anders Kirkeby

Head of Open Innovation, SimCorp

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Andreas Zimmer

Head of Ecosystem & Software Strategy Europe at Huawei

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André Rhodin

Managing Director, BNP Paribas

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Ann Rosenberg

Executive Sustainability Tech Advisor

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Anu Honkalinna

Co-Founder and CEO at NordXE

Arthur Berrill

Head of Analytics, RBC

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Arturo Franco

Vice President, Insight, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth at Mastercard

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Bobby Aitkenhead

Managing Partner & Co-founder, IDC Ventures

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Bo Brustkern

co-Founder and CEO of LendIt Fintech

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Bodo Lieberam

CEO at Microcred China

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Bradley J Busetto

Director, UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation and Sustainable Development

Bryony Widdup

Partner, DLA PIPER

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Buhle Goslar

Africa CEO, JUMO

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Carolina Maria-Belen Velasco

Chief Strategist - Ecosystems & Partnerships, Grundfos

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Cecilia Repinski

CEO, the Green Assets Wallet

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Charlotte Roenje

CEO and co-founder of Jamii.one

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Chris Colbert

CEO, One Eighty Global Innovation

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Chris Crespo

Chief Futurist and Digital Strategist

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Christian Bason

CEO of the Danish Design Centre

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Christian Panton

Co-founder & Integrating Banks and PSD2 with Nordic API Gateway

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Christine Loft Hunderup

CDO, Velliv

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Christopher Schmitz

Partner, Strategy and Transactions Financial Services at EY Parthenon

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Ciaran MacDevette

Co-Founder, Bakari

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Claire Iversenc

Head of Sustainability - Corporate Coverage EMEA, BNP Paribas

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Corrado Forcellati

Director Sustainability Services, Singapore

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Damilola Odufuwa

Head of PR: Africa, Binance

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David Chang

CEO at Blocknology Digital Ventures (Shanghai)

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David Rasson

Center of Expertise Lead Innovation ING Belgium & The Netherlands, ING

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Dr. Patrick Njoroge

Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya

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Dr. Poornima Luthra

Founder and Chief Consultant of TalentED Consultancy ApS

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Drew Propson

Head of Technology and Innovation in Financial Services at the World Economic Forum

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Eddy Abboud

CEO of Gulf Business Machines (GBM) Oman

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Emma Maconick

Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP

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Eric Osiakwan

Managing Partner of Chanzo Capital

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Erik Gutwasser

Division President Nordics & Baltics at Mastercard

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Esben Toftdahl Nielsen

Co-Founder & CCO, Penni.io

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Ewan MacLeod

Chief Transformation Officer, Sohar International

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Faisal Hakki

Managing Director, AB Ventures

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Fatima Tambajang

Head of Business Development at Mazzuma

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Ferdinand Kjaerulff

CEO & founder, GrowthBond

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Hanna Raftell

CEO of Fimento

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Henrik Madsen

Professor at Technical University of Denmark, Deputy Chairman of Board at Research, Test and Innovation Fund Center Denmark

Ivan Chang

Head of Sales, Saxo Advanced Solutions APAC

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James Ankers

Chief Investment Officer, Barclays Ventures

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Jay Alabraba

Entrepreneur and Investor

Jonas Tesfu

Co-Founder & CEO at Pangea Accelerator

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John Januszczak

President & CEO, UBX

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Jonquil Hackenberg

Global Head, Sustainable Business, Infosys

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Jussi Nykänen

Managing Director at FIM Impact Investing Ltd

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Karim Jabbar

Co-founder and CEO at Solstroem

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Kasper Svarrer

Managing Partner - Financial Inclusion at Maj Invest

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Kathy Chang

Senior Strategic Partnership Manager at DNB

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Ken Villum Klausen

Founder and CEO, Nordic challenger bank Lunar

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Kirsten Brosboel

CEO of 2030beyond

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Klavs Hjort

SVP, Growth & Impact at Danske Bank

Kristian Luoma

Head of OP Lab

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Kristina Grönvall

Leading the Responsible AI initiative at Nordea

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Lars Saquero Møller

Managing Director at Ingemann

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Lisbeth Zacho

Founder and Managing Partner, Nordic Impact Funds

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Lise Pretorius

Head of Sustainability Analysis at Matter

Mads Kjøller Damkjær

Managing Director, Designit

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Marianne Haahr

Director at Sustainable Digital Finance Alliance

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Mark Zawacki

Business strategist & Board advisor, management researcher, author, keynote speaker and investor

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Martha Mghendi-Fisher

Founder & Social Entrepreneur

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Mathias Wikström

CEO, Doconomy

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Matthew Kolling

Chief Investment Officer at UBX & Head of Venture Investments at Aboitiz Group of Companies

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Michael Bühlmann

Partner IDC and Managing Partner IDC Ventures at Copenhagen Global VC Fund

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Michael F Pierce

Regional Director Nordics at Mambu

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Michael Moon

Managing Director, Head of Payments & Trade for SWIFT Asia Pacific.

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Michele Coscia

Professor at IT University of Copenhagen

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Mikael Munck

CEO and Founder 2021.AI

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Mikkel Hippe Brun

Co-Founder at Tradeshift

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Misha Rao

Founder, Haus of FinTech

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Morten Schultz


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Nick Boudrie

CEO, LAB Group

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Nkiru Uwaje

Manager Global Innovation at SWIFT

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Odunayo Eweniyi

Co-founder & Chief Operations Officer, PiggyVest

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Omri Ross

Chief Blockchain Scientist, eToro Group

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Ornit Shinar

Head of External Innovation & Venture Investing

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Pelle Pedersen

Chief Impact & Growth, DoLand

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Peter Flintholm

Software Pilot, Trifork

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Petra Särkkä

Chief Investment Officer at Nordea Life Assurance Finland Ltd

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Petter Lee-Johannessen

Senior Vice President and Head of Strategic Partnerships at DNB

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Rachel Lord

Head of EMEA, BlackRock

Rasmus Stuhr Jakobsen

Chief Executive Officer, CEO at CARE

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Richard Georg Engström

Founder & Executive Director at The One Initiative, Entrepreneur & International Advisor in Impact Business

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Richard Turrin

Author, Fintech, Innovation and AI Consultant

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Ron Bodkin

Serial Entrepreneur and Investor

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Rune Christensen

CEO, Maker Foundation & Co-Founder of MakerDAO

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Rune Mai

CEO & Co-founder at Nordic API Gateway

Rupertus Rothenhaeuser

Head Business & Ecosystem Development, SDX

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Sasja Beslik

Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Finance Development at J. Safra Sarasin

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Seun Folorunso


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Siri Børsum

Global VP Finance Vertical Eco-development & Partnership, Consumer Business Group at Huawei

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Sofie Blakstad

CEO hiveonline

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Steen Jakobsen

Chief Investment Officer, Saxo Bank A/S

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Stella Ezeja

Chief Executive Officer Tower Edge Media & Corporate services Ltd

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Stine Kirstein Junge

Private Sector Advisor and Head of SDG Accelerator, UNDP

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Sucharita Mukherjee

Co-founder & CEO of Kaleidofin

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Suramya Gupta

Managing Partner, CapitalSG Pte Ltd.

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Susanne Hannestad

CEO at Fintech Mundi

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Tal Sharon

Managing Partner at Equitech, President at FinTech-Aviv - The Israeli FinTech Association

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Tendayi Viki

Associate Partner at Strategyzer

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Teunis Brosens

Head Economist for Digital Finance and Regulation, ING

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Thandi Dyani

Advisor to the Board, Impact Hub Joburg

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Thomas Krogh Jensen

CEO at Copehagen Fintech

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Thomas Midtgaard

Founder, Brickshare

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Tom Kirchmaier

Professor at Copenhagen Business School

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Tommy Zwicky

Vice President of Communication at Huawei Denmark

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Thomas Hildebrandt

Professor in Software, Data, People & Society at the University of Copenhagen

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Ulrik Nødgaard

CEO at Finans Danmark

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Valerie Smith

Chief Sustainability Officer at Citi

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Varun Mittal

Global Emerging Markets FinTech Leader, EY

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Ying Lee

Co-Founder, LEA Holdings

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Yoni Assia

CEO, eToro

CARE Denmark

Strengthening the capacities of poor people living in rural areas


A leader in professional services


Implement Consulting Group

Helps organisations become fit for humans and fit for the future


The premier Nordic neobank

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PA Consulting

Management consultancy specialized in strategy, technology and innovation


The leading insurance company in the Nordics

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Anders Drew-Eskesen

Senior Manager at EY

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Line Dalsfort

Senior Innovation Lead at Tryg

Michala Voss
Michala Voss

Business Developer in New Business and Customer Innovation at Tryg

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Jes Tækker Stemann Brinch

Founder and CEO of Zenegy

Joakim Sjöblom
Joakim Sjöblom

CEO at Minna Technologies

Jonas Bjarke Jensen

Senior Economist at Copenhagen Economics

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Maria Hjorth

CEO, VP Securities

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Hannah YeeFen Lim

Associate Professor, College of Business (Nanyang Business School) - Division of Business Law

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Emmanuel Babalola

Lead Business and Operation, Binance

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Søren Juul Jørgensen

Research Fellow at Center for Human Rights and International Justice at Stanford University

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Björn Preuß

Executive Advisor and Data Scientist at 2021.ai

Meital Raviv

Director, Head of Fintech & Innovation FS, Bank Hapoalim בנק הפועלים

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Malik Hasan

Founder, cloudasset

Sebastian Jensen

Head of Fintech Alliances, Copenhagen Fintech

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Nina Heir

Managing Director, Katapult Accelerator

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Mikkel Skott Olsen

Head of The Hub and +impact, Danske Bank

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Tove Rådelius

Investment Manager, Norrsken VC

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Rachel Browning

Impact Investment Consultant, & Simple

Lars Malmberg

Executive Vice President, Danske Bank

Morten Marquard

Founder & CEO & CTO

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Sirpa Nordlund

Senior Vice President - Issuing and eSecurity & Country Director for Finland


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