Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner is an award-winning speaker and one of the most influential people in technology, as well as a best-selling author. He is an independent commentator on the financial markets and fintech through his blog, the Finanser.com, which is updated daily.

He helped to found one of the first mobile banks in the world and has advised CEOs and leaders from every continent of the world including the United Nations, the White House, the World Bank and the World Economic Forum.

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Chris is a tour-de-force.
Piyush Gupta, CEO, DBS

Chris takes you on an intellectual journey as he methodically thinks through where technology will take us. I greatly enjoyed this rare and refreshing optimistic vision.
Konstantin Peric, Deputy Director, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Skinner presents a compelling vision of the future of financial services.
Jesse McWaters, Financial Services Project Leader, World Economic Forum

Chris has a sharp eye for industry trends and cuts through a lot of noise with actionable insights.
Kim Fournais, CEO and founder, Saxo Bank

Chris Skinner has the remarkable ability to distil complex issues to their simplest form.
Wayne Brown, Managing Partner, The Walker Group

Any banker the world over would benefit from Chris’ practical clarity about where the evolution of financial services will lead us.
Chris Nichols, Chief Strategy Officer, CenterState Bank

If you’re a traditional banker, Chris Skinner will feel like a SoulCycle kick-your-butt spin class, but you will walk away healthier.
Mary Wisniewski, American Banker

Chris Skinner – one of the most authoritative voices on Fintech.”
Seth Wheeler, Former Special Assistant to the President for Economic Policy at the White House

Chris Skinner is simply one of the most brilliant minds in banking.
The Financial Brand

Chris Skinner argues, persuasively, that the combined technologies of mobile connectivity and distributed ledgers could deliver disruption for the benefits of billions of citizens.
Andy Haldane, Chief Economist, Bank of England

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