Speakers

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  • EBINTEC 2021 Conference Speakers

    • Andrea Isola - N26 - General Manager Italy & South East Europe

      Andrea Isola - N26 - General Manager Italy & South East Europe

      Andrea is General Manager Italy & South East Europe at N26, responsible for growing the digital bank presence and key offering in the Italian and South East Europe market. Andrea joined N26 at the beginning of 2019, moving to the company’s Milan office from New York City, where he was a Principal for Bain & Company. With over 14 years of experience in management consultancy, Andrea thrives in the space where banking, finance and technology converge. Over his career, he has helped some of the world’s largest players in the industry to establish agile working models and implement complex digital transformations in markets all across the globe. Andrea holds a degree in international business from Nottingham Trent University. He is also a certified Scrum Master and Product owner.

    • Emel Cuhaci - Yapi Kredi Bank - Director, Innovation and Customer Experience

      Emel Cuhaci - Yapi Kredi Bank - Director, Innovation and Customer Experience

      Emel Cuhaci is an Ankara University graduate from the Political Science Faculty. Starting her business career at Akbank in 2000, she carried on with Oyak Bank and Yapi Kredi. After her role in Yapi Kredi as the Self Service Banking & Cross Channel Coordination Director, she took a different route as a Director of Business Development and Foreign Markets at OBSS, an IT company. Meanwhile, she supported her interests and studies on customer experience with neuroscience which she also completed a master program on neuromarketing in Hamburg Media School. Together with the experiences she gained from the 16 years of her working life, she did studies on the effective usage of neuroscience on working life and established LeadNeuro, a neuromarketing agency. She did neuro researches, wrote articles, organised trainings in companies and did many keynote speeches all around the world to explain the customers’ brain decision mechanism. By the end of 2017, in addition to her existing career as a customer neuro behavorial profesional at LeadNeur, she began to serve as Senior Advisor for Ernst & Young, focusing on banking. Keeping her existing roles, she joined EFMA as a Senior Advisor and Turkey regional manager by the beginning of 2018. Emel Cuhaci, decided to carry on her career at Yapi Kredi Bank as the Innovation & Customer Experience Director, as of July 2018, to benefit her deep studies on customer experience in the latest years.

    • Gurhan Cam - DenizBank - Digital Generation Banking Senior Vice President

      Gurhan Cam - DenizBank - Digital Generation Banking Senior Vice President

      Gurhan started his professional life in Fortisbank as Management Trainee on Corporate Banking. By ending 3 years in banking, Gurhan converted his career to IT business and soon became Department Head of Core Banking IT Projects and accordingly Department Head of Retail Banking. Throughout his 8 years IT career Gürhan has successfully built business in both local and international projects. At March 2012 Gurhan has attended the foundation team of Digital Generation Banking at DenizBank as Department Head of Innovative Special Projects. By returning to banking business he has played leading role in building up new generation products and services in past 3 years. He is one of the architecture of award winning products FastPay, Twitter Loan, MobilDeniz, Direct Banking Platform (DijitalDeniz). He has spent many effective efforts resulting with DenizBank’s “Most Innovative Bank Of The Year” and “Global Innovator” title winning. Through the pipeline he gained the MSc degree on “Strategic Marketing and Brand Management”. Now he is working as Digital Generation Banking Senior Vice President, responsible from Mobile Platforms, Direct Banking and Digital Payment Systems. He is also President of DenizBank Innovation Committee coordinating the Innovation process all around the bank.

    • Itir Aydogan - GarantiBBVA Bank - Digital Strategy Manager

      Itir Aydogan - GarantiBBVA Bank - Digital Strategy Manager

      Itir Aydogan is the Digital Strategy Manager at Garanti Bank. She is graduated from London School of Economics and Political Science. After her graduation in 2006, she has started her business life as a financial analyst at London. Then she moved to the Business Analyst Industry at Garanti Technology specialized for Online and Mobile Banking services. She worked with various universal companies for consulting their digital channels improvements like Sony and BSH. From 2012 she has been working at Garanti Bank responsible for Digital Financial Services and introduced many successful digital projects in the Turkish financial market and led several international ward-winning digital applications. Currently, in her managerial role she is responsible for both Digital Strategy and Open Innovation.

    • Jan Adamovsky - Slovenska Sporitelna - Chief Security Officer

      Jan Adamovsky - Slovenska Sporitelna - Chief Security Officer

      Working for Erste Bank Group since 2007, my experience includes leading and managing security teams, creation and fulfillment of security strategy, defining security requirements for large project in banking area and preparation and execution of various organizational changes. Able to see problems from various perspectives thanks to real-life working experience as a Bank security representative in multiple countries and IT provider security representative. Currently responsible for 2 security divisions within banking group, in Slovak Republic and in Serbia. I like to challenge traditional approaches and do things that makes sense.

    • Joerg Prinzhorn - Wacom - Director Sales EMEA

      Joerg Prinzhorn - Wacom - Director Sales EMEA

      As Director Sales at Wacom Europe GmbH, Joerg Prinzhorn is responsible for the EMEA region. He’s operating from Austria and, together with his team, he’s providing solutions for signature workflows in combination with Wacom’s own developed hardware and software to their strong partner network. Before joining Wacom in the year 2016, Joerg worked 12 years as Business Development Manager for Wincor Nixdorf in Germany in the banking solution sector. The banking market is his home. His vision: "Digital signature solutions bridge between two separate business processes. The market has many answers to media disruption. The easiest way for all customers is to sign on a signature display without any further knowledge of digital certificates." Due to the Corona situation, Wacom displays have developed an interesting new use case. Wacom recommends using them in your online meetings as an additional communication channel for your sketches in whiteboard apps.

    • Maurice Lisi - Intesa Sanpaolo - Head of Multichannel & CRM S/D, International Subsidiary Banks Division

      Maurice Lisi - Intesa Sanpaolo - Head of Multichannel & CRM S/D, International Subsidiary Banks Division

      Maurice has spent the last 15 years, taking care of the transformation of customer-facing channels in Intesa Sanpaolo, firstly for the Italian market and then in the International Subsidiary Banks Division. He leads the digital transformation process in all the subsidiary banks ecosystem of Intesa Sanpaolo, defining and implementing the strategic path of the transition from a "traditional" bank environment to an up-to-date, modern environment able not only to cope with technological and innovation changes, but also to exploit those changes for creating a competitive advantage. A passionate transformation and innovation addicted, he is present on the industry conferences, sharing his point of view and experience on the digital transformation journeys, evolving banking industry, digital strategy and customer experience.

    • Rami Al Karmi - Jordan Ahli Bank - Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer

      Rami Al Karmi - Jordan Ahli Bank - Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer

      Rami is a futurist proud geek, cross-industry innovation and lean exponential growth advisor, investor and executive. He is the senior vice president and chief innovation officer at Jordan Ahli Bank, also he is CEO of Ahli FinTech the 1st Bank fully owned financial technologies company and fintech accelerator in the Middle East. Rami is an Innovation X speaker at NASA's cross-industry innovation summit, a mentor at 500 Startups, Unreasonable Future, and Startupbootcamp fintech, chairman at Arcoten, Octonius.com, member of the board at Al Raed Arabi School, and member of the advisory board of Think Barter Network, Roybi AI-Powered Robots, and WAKE International in San Francisco. Rami founded his 1st startup at the age of 19, he holds an Electrical Engineering degree from University of Jordan, and completed the Venture Capital Executive Program at HAAS UC Berkeley, and “The Leading for the future”, and “The Leading, Organizing for Action” Executive Programs at Harvard Kennedy School, and the Senior Executive Education Program at UC San Diego. Rami is a passionate advocate of the Lean Startup movement and is a regular judge, mentor & keynote speaker at the region's important innovation, entrepreneurship & technology events. He designed and produced a number of events and interventions in this space including the THINKLEAN speaker series, LeanStartupProgram, BackToStartupBasics, and his popular innovation/futurist talks titled: The Future of ....