Alex Sion, managing director and head of Market Development at Citi Ventures, will be part of Financial institution Automation Summit 2022 for a panel dialogue on Wednesday, March 2, at 1:30 p.m. ET on the JW Marriott in Charlotte, N.C.
The panel, “Ideation in Banking — The Artwork of Producing New Merchandise and Providers,” will give attention to utilizing design considering in conventional product growth, releasing technique from legacy know-how and cultivating a revolutionary ideation group tradition.
“Investing in innovation, as a definite a part of an general progress technique, has by no means been extra necessary to attaining each near-term and long-term progress,” Sion advised Financial institution Automation Information. “Nonetheless, company innovation has lengthy appeared extra like ‘artwork’ vs. ‘science’ which makes it difficult for organizations to tackle. However that is shifting. I look ahead to discussing new fashions at Financial institution Automation’s 2022 Summit.”
Sion, who joined Citi Ventures in 2018, is the previous international client financial institution head of the D10X program, which incubates new merchandise and companies designed to generate natural progress for Citi.
He beforehand served as basic supervisor of cellular for JPMorgan Chase, chargeable for Chase Cell Banking and cellular channel governance for the Shopper and Neighborhood Banking Group. Sion additionally co-founded Moven, the world’s first cellular neobank and a fintech pioneer that has practically 2 million international customers and raised greater than $20 million in enterprise financing throughout his tenure.
Sion at the moment serves on the advisory board of Cell Belief, which affords a platform for safe cellular messaging, and the innovation council of the Financial institution Administration Institute, a nonprofit that gives analysis, coaching and thought management occasions for the monetary companies trade. He additionally was an adjunct professor of digital advertising on the Georgetown College of Persevering with Research.
Financial institution Automation Summit, going down March 1-2 in Charlotte, N.C., is the primary and solely occasion to focus solely on automation in banking. The occasion will function the brightest minds from throughout monetary companies on clever automation methods and deployment. Be taught extra and register for Financial institution Automation Summit 2022.