Ep #145 – In today’s podcast episode, I’m joined by author, speaker, and finance blogger Chris Skinner, who is known as one of the most influential people in technology and finance.
Chris is an independent commentator on financial markets and fintech through his blog, the Finanser.com, and through his 17 bestselling books. His latest book, “Digital for Good,” focuses on how technology and finance can work together to address the environmental and social issues we face today, and ultimately make a better world.
In his day job, Chris is the CEO of the Finanser Ltd, a research and media firm focused on fintech and the future of finance. He is a Non-Executive Director of the fintech consultancy firm 11:FS, and on the advisory boards of many fintech and financial firms.
Chris is a regular commentator on BBC News, Sky News, CNBC, and Bloomberg about banking. He is on the Advisory Boards of companies including B-Hive, Bankex, empowr, IoV42, and Innovate Finance. He has also worked closely with leading banks such as HSBC, the Royal Bank of Scotland, Citibank, and Société Générale, as well as the World Economic Forum.