Founder and CEO, FINTECH Circle
Susanne Chishti is CEO of FINTECH Circle, Europe’s first angel network focused on fintech opportunities and the FINTECH Tours, Chairman of FINTECH Circle Innovate and Co-Editor of The FINTECH Book , the bestselling first crowd-sourced book on fintech. She is also a university lecturer at the ESCP Europe Business School for the “Certified FINTECH Course”. Susanne has been recognised in the European digital financial services ‘Power 50’ 2015, an independent ranking of the most influential people in digital financial services in Europe; and has been selected as “City Innovator – Inspirational Woman 2016”.
Susanne is an entrepreneur and investor with strong fintech expertise. She acts as a mentor, judge and coach at fintech events and competitions such as SWIFT Innotribe, Cambridge Judge Business School Accelerator, Fintech Startup Bootcamp and Barclays Techstars Accelerators. She has more than 14 years’ experience across Deutsche Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, Morgan Stanley and Accenture in London and Hong Kong and is a keynote speaker at international fintech conferences.