Archive for April 2017

Making Digital Security Accessible – Benjamin Mah

Benjamin Mah is a venture-capitalist, a manpower development advisor, a national research advisor, and a serial-entrepreneur. As Co-Founder & CEO of V-Key, a Singapore-based company that provides digital security in smartphones, he is focused on making digital security accessible for anybody and everybody. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I’m Benjamin Mah, Co-founder and…

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Digitising Wealth Solutions – Julien Le Noble

As Co-Founder of Smartfolios – a Singapore-based company that provides digital wealth and investment solutions to financial institutions– Julien Le Noble shares his experience as an entrepreneur strong of over 20 years experience in financial services across the US, Europe and Asia. Tell me a little bit about yourself. After 20 years in the financial…

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Building bridges between blockchains – Toby Hoenisch

Toby Hoenisch is the CEO of TenX – a startup that provides a multi-asset blockchain wallet and builder of an inter-blockchain protocol. He is a serial entrepreneur and blockchain expert, and is extremely passionate about banking the unbanked by leap frogging today’s legacy finance system and making blockchain & crypto-currencies useable and accessible to anyone.…

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Digitising Regulatory Compliance for SMEs – Chionh Chye Kit

Chionh Chye Kit is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Cynopsis Solutions – a RegTech startup providng AML/CTF solutions on the cloud targeted at SMEs. He shares his interesting journey on how his business pivoted to serve the SMEs especially the rapidly growing FinTech startups, and more. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I’m the…

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The Good Guys Will Make It Happen – Igor Pesin

“The Good Guys Will Make it Happen” is the slogan of Life.SREDA VC and it means that people are the most important element in the startup/venture world. Igor Pesin is the Partner and Investment Director at Life.SREDA VC and InspirAsia, a global FinTech-focused VC fund and accelerator respectively. A serial investor  with several successful investment exits, Igor…

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Gamifying Financial Training – Michelle Katics

Gamifying financial education or training can make it more engaging and motivational for the participants.  Michelle Katics  is the Co-Founder and CEO of PortfolioQuest – a start-up that provides financial training simulation platform for financial institutions. She is excited to share on her entrepreneurship journey on how gamification improves learning and the lessons she learns along…

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Challenger Bank for Millennials – Rakhil Fernando

A challenger bank is a relatively small retail bank set up with the intention of competing for business with large, long-established national banks. Rakhil Fernando is the CEO and co-founder of Kashmi – a challenger bank. He shares how he intends to win over the minds and wallet shares of millenials in the South East Asia.…

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Making Private Equity Accessible – Kelvin Lee

As the co-founder and CEO of Fundnel – a private investment platform that offers unlisted securities in growth and pre-IPO stage companies to a investors – Kelvin Lee shares how his start-up intends to make a difference to SMEs in their pursuit for growth and expansion. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I am the co-founder and…

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