A banking revolution is sweeping across Asia as increasing numbers of countries introduce new regulatory frameworks for digital banking. The banking industry is undergoing a rapid structural transformation. To grow in a cost-effective manner, embracing Cloud technologies is required.
According to the latest global banking survey conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit, one technology which has seen increased demand both from new entrants and established banks is Cloud and Software as a Service (SaaS). Notably, 84% of respondents believe that Cloud technology will be transformative in banking. Additionally, Cloud investment is featured as one of the top three technology investment priorities for banks, with more than a quarter of executives naming it as a primary focus!
Frankie Wai, Head of Business Solutions Group Greater China, Temenos
Frankie Wai has been actively investigating the emerging technologies and formulating software solutions that help virtual banks to deliver innovative banking services. Recently he has 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 FinTech Association of Hong Kong, he advocates for digital banking.
Frankie graduated from Tsinghua-INSEAD Executive MBA. He served as the Vice-Chairman of IT strategy task force of Scout Association of Hong Kong.
Peggy Cheung, Industry Lead, Financial Services, Google Cloud HK
Peggy Cheung is an IT sales professional with 13 years’ experience in software and infrastructure services. Prior to joining Google Cloud, Peggy worked at Salesforce and IBM, focused on analytics and platform cloud services.
Rohini Goyal, Head of Digital Strategy APAC, Temenos
Rohini Goyal has over 10 years of experience in defining and leading vision of financial solutions to deliver digital transformation. Rohini believes in the evolving customer needs and has tirelessly advocated customer-driven experiences go deeper than the user interface. Rohini also advices several Fintechs on go to market strategies and customer-driven products to create a new distributed channels ecosystem.