Episode 101: News from The FinTech Front (October Edition)

October is a month of anniversaries! Not only for BBE, but also for two guests that joined the show for the first episodes – Conny Dorrestijn and Liz Lumley, beautifully moderated by Meaghan Johnson. All on the recent N26’s valuation; Klarna & Squid Game; Payday loans & lenders, BNPL, ESG washing, and other buzzwords; Klarna’s Carbon footprint PFM; a commentary on Finch Capital’s report – “State of European FinTech 2021”; Coinbase and a need for crypto regulation; Revolut’s new London family office – what a month! Don’t miss the newest #BBE episode. 

A little throwback? Listen to Conny and Liz on Episode 5: https://bit.ly/BBE5PVK
Finch Report – “State of European FinTech 2021”: https://www.finchcapital.com/post/state-of-european-fintech-2021

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Connect with the guests:
Liz Lumley – https://www.linkedin.com/in/elizabethlumley/
Conny Dorrestijn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/conny-dorrestijn-74b365/

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About the Author
Meaghan has over 8 years experience researching and analysing customer journeys, trends and innovations within the digital financial services space. She also has deep experience in customer testing, the jobs to be done framework, and UI design. She began her journey in digital financial services at Mapa Research, where she worked closely with dozens of financial institutions digital teams including: American Express, Barclays, UBS, Nordea, ING, AIB, RBS and others. Here she informed digital product and strategy teams of competitor mobile and desktop banking initiatives and provided bespoke research and workshops in new product development. After Mapa, she co-founded 11:FS, where she co-build 11:FS Pulse. In addition, she worked closely in the early stages of greenfield digital banking projects where she provided support in market, competitor and customer analysis. Since 2017 Meaghan has been consulting banks of all shapes and sizes, fintechs, company builders, management consultancies and crypto companies as a freelancer in customer experience, design, product strategy and data commercialisation in Europe, Africa, North and Central America. She also creates and executes customer testing programmes, and runs competitor insights and blue sky thinking workshops. Meaghan is also a Partner at Pacemakers, Senior Advisor at EFMA, Fintech Lead at Solvers, and Breaking Banks Europe Podcast Host.