Episode 235: The Bankers’ Bookshelf: The Fast Future Blur – Thinking Like An AI Native

In this episode of “The Bankers’ Bookshelf,” Paolo Sironi interviews fintech expert Efi Pylarinou about her new book “The Fast Future Blur” and its chapter “Thinking Like An AI Native.” They discuss how AI can help businesses navigate complex, interconnected changes in technology and society. Pylarinou explains the transition from traditional to AI-native business models, emphasizing the need for nonlinear thinking and multidisciplinary approaches. She outlines five key dimensions—discovery, design, decision, dexterity, and deduction—that help businesses adapt. The conversation underscores the continuous, non-linear nature of transformation and the importance of leveraging AI to create integrated, seamless experiences. See the book here: https://www.fastfutureexecutive.com/thebook

Dr. Efi Pylarinou: https://www.linkedin.com/in/efipylarinou

Global Fintech & Tech Thought Leader

Dr. Efi Pylarinou is a seasoned Wall Street professional and ex-academic who has become a Top Global Fintech & Tech Thought Leader. A domain expert with a Ph.D. in Finance, a prolific Content creator, and a Faculty at Fast Future Executive. She is trusted by global Brands in Tech and Financial services.

IBM FinTech Strategy and Author
About the Author
Paolo is one of the most respected voices in the FinTech industry globally, providing business expertise and strategic thinking to a network of executives among banks, insurers, startups and investment firms. Celebrated author on quantitative finance, digital transformation and economics theory, he explores the biological underpinnings of financial markets and how to bolster with technology and business innovation the global economy’s immune system in today’s volatile times.