Chris WardPrincipal Consultant at Mapa Research
Chris is a researcher, consultant and communicator specialising in all things digital banking.
Chris works with major financial brands in the UK, EU and U.S., to support them in developing their digital strategies and advising them on competitive threats as well as the opportunities to transform their businesses. Chris and his team investigate all areas of the evolving financial eco-system, from the launch of Open Banking to the advancement of AI.
A regular commentator on industry news, Chris has contributed to a range of publications including American Banker and Banking Technology. He frequently participates in key industry events, including Finovate.