Helene PanzarinoDirector, Centre for Digital Banking and Finance at The London Institute of Banking & Finance
Originally a Commercial Banker, Helene is an experienced FinTech Programme Director, exited entrepreneur, educator and author. Her career boasts a number of ‘firsts’, including the creation of the FinTech Scale Colab Programme for Rainmaking, the Inaugural Programme of Education and Events for Innovate Finance, the FinTech on the Entrepreneurship Masters’ for UCL.
Her current roles are Associate Director of the LIBF Digital Banking and Finance Centre and Digital Banking SME US & EU, Vacuumlabs. Board roles include the digital ID scale up, Biid and the safeguarding RegTech, Kalgera. Named on the Computer Weekly 100 Women in Tech Award, the Innovate Finance Women in FinTech Power List, and Fintech Magazine 100 Women in Fintech, she was part of the FCA 2020 Data Sprint on SME Lending. Her new book is ‘Reinventing Banking & Finance: Frameworks to navigate global fintech innovation’ (Kogan) was named #1 in Banking 2021 by Investopedia.