Ajinkya M TulpuleHead of Legal (UK, Ireland and Nordics) at Whirlpool Corporation
Ajinkya is a global Fintech and Antitrust lawyer. He specialises in the development of regulatory regimes in countries outside the EU and their alignment with EU competition law principles. He has over 10 years’ experience in FinTech, Technology, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence matters with top tier law firms, leading regulators such as the Financial Conduct Authority as well as cutting edge in-house teams. He has also restructured regulators and led strategic transformation projects across the EMEA and APAC. His client base includes Central Banks, regulators, Fortune 100 companies as well as start-ups.
He is currently Head of Legal for the UK, Ireland and Nordic markets at Whirlpool Corporation and also serves as an advisor to FinTech and RegTech companies worldwide. He is regularly invited to speak at major conferences on disruptive FinTech and competition law.
Ajinkya’s paper on the use cases of Blockchain technology for enforcement and compliance was recognised by the OECD the very first to explore this space.