How to Build a Digital Bank in 90 Days

Join Temenos at on our exclusive webinar on 22 March and hear from our experts as they share insights on the recent trends of the virtual banking landscape in Asia and its impacts of consumers’ approach to banking services.

22 March 2022, 11 AM – 12 PM (GMT +8)

Leveraging the convenience of digital-only banking, Temenos and Asia Banker’s Association bring you a  webinar on kick starting a Challenger Bank in 90 days from scratch with a light yet powerful technology stacking any business environment.

What we have lined up for you

  • The roadmap to establish a Challenger Bank – the technology that requires your focused attention on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Understand how to kick start operations in 90 days
  • Insights into the market’s most appealing banking solutions
  • A sneak-peek into a digital bank and/or digital bank aspirant success story


Time (Singapore Time)DurationActivity
11-11:05 AM​5 minsOpening Remarks
11:05-11:20 AM15 minsVirtual banking landscape in Asia ​
11:25-11:50 AM​30 minsDiscuss the impact of digital banks in transforming consumers’ approach to banking services. ​
11:50-12 NN​10 minsClosing

Our Speakers

Frankie Wai

Frankie Wai is the Business Solution Director APAC of Temenos, the world-leading banking software company.

As a solution-oriented person with strategic thinking and strong interpersonal skills, he defines the region’s solution strategy, advises the bank on technologically advanced solutions, and executes decisions to facilitate organizational growth. He has been actively investigating emerging technologies and formulating software solutions that help banks deliver innovative banking services. He led from the front and crafted the brand new digital banking architecture for the 1st batch virtual bank in Hong Kong. He continues to construct the solution for subsequent digital bank licensees across the Asia Pacific region. Frankie is speaking at seminars to articulate how technology enables banks to transform, including virtual banking, opening banking, cloud computing, and BNPL. He was recently invited to talk about Setup a Digital Bank in 90 Days at the Malaysia Fintech Week 2022. He co-authored the articles Virtual Banks will Compel Hong Kong to Embrace the Mobile Banking Era and Open Banking in Taiwan. Being an active member of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong, he advocates for digital banking.

Frankie graduated from Tsinghua-INSEAD Executive MBA. He joined the first batch of the Oxford Fintech Programme in 2017.

Paolo Eugenio J. Baltao

Paolo Eugenio J. Baltao is the Special Assistant to the President, Philippine National Bank.

With over 20 years of banking experience, Mr. Baltao has proven experience in the development of strategy, proposition, and roadmap to facilitate the establishment of the digital banks. With strategic thinking and strong leadership skills, he has led the in the development of innovations for the digital bank, including the supporting system architecture and end-to-end customer experience and has helped Banks strengthen and increase their user base, revenue and profitability.

Charles Shum

Charles Shum has more than a decade of experience in the Financial Technology industry and has been a Business Solution Consultant at Temenos for over 5 years. His experience in Banking Technology spans Retail, Corporate and Private Banking with functional expertise in Risk, Compliance and Treasury.

Charles has participated in various Digital banking projects across APAC which have honed his understanding on what it means to be a digital bank. He now looks forward to sharing this knowledge with a wider audience and discuss on what goes into making a successful digital bank from a Business, Technology and Regulation prospective.