On this episode, you'll meet Simon Cant of Reinventure, and Danielle Szetho from FinTech Australia. Simon is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Reinventure Group. Simon has spent his career working on innovation, both through venture and corporate innovation. As an innovation specialist at CANTT Associates and before that, WhatIf! Innovation, with a focus on disruptive innovation, he advised clients such Tennis Australia, UBS, NAB, Suncorp, AMP, Fairfax, News Limited and APN News & Media and Transport for NSW. Prior to that he worked with entrepreneurs, in both commercial startups, at TiNSHED Angel Group and social ventures at Social Ventures Australia. Over Danielle's 12+ year career she's cultivated a diverse set of skills from leadership roles in functions such as Strategy/Transformation, Business Development, Product Management, Data Analytics, Advertising/Marketing and Design/UX. Her career goal is to lead innovative, high performing teams to deliver projects and products that improve the way people live, work and play. In doing so, be a strategic, collaborative leader that drives transformational change - and has fun along the way!
On This Episode You'll Learn:
How are Australia’s banks approaching innovation?
Where in the Fintech Stack from Mobile Device to Bank Account do Simon and Danielle think is the most defensible position?
What gaps in Australia’s financial services industry are currently being pursued by Fintech startups?
How have Australian banks evolved since the 2008 Global Financial Crisis?