Finovate Podcast

Hosted ByGreg Palmer

Finovate showcases cutting-edge banking and financial technology through a global conference series featuring short-form demos and insightful expert takeaways. The Finovate Podcast, hosted by Greg Palmer, carries those conversations and ideas forward, with a concise, interview-based format based on Finovate’s signature 7-minute demos. Guests include leading fintech innovators, bankers, analysts, and more sharing their thoughts and predictions on the future of financial technology.

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer is the VP of Strategy and host of Finovate, a fast-paced, demo-first showcase of the latest innovations in financial and banking technology from across the globe. Ten years with Finovate have given Greg a unique, bird’s-eye view of the Fintech industry as it has exploded into prominence, allowing him to watch not only individual innovations as they gain traction, but also the high-level trends that continue to shape the industry. In addition to his work with Finovate, Greg also writes regularly for Banking Technology and

All Episodes

EP 216: Pete Cherecwich, Northern Trust

Northern Trust’s President of Asset Servicing joins us to talk about engaging new technologies and leading by example to push your tech stack forward.

EP 215: Sarah Hinkfuss, Bain Capital Ventures

Big opportunities in fintech, the current state of VC funding, and a brief preview of FinovateSpring.

EP 214: Jean Pesme, The World Bank

Fast payments are vital for the world economy, and the World Bank’s Project FASTT is helping to lead the charge.

EP 213: Brian Lee, Landings CU

Landings Credit Union’s CEO joins us to talk about using technology to bring new projects to life.

EP 212: Erin Taylor and Anette Brolos, Finthropology

The authors of Customer-Centric Innovation in Finance talk through their new book and the importance of viewing fintech through the lens of human behaviors.

EP 211: Salman Hussain, Zeed

FinovateEurope Best of Show winner Zeed on the next generation of investment and wealth-management educational content

EP 210: Richard Weston, Tuum

FinovateEurope Best of Show winner Tuum on the value of flexibility in core banking.

EP 209: Gal Haselkorn,

FinovateEurope Best of Show winner on identity theft, deep fakes, and the escalating AI arms race.

EP 208: Alan Bekker, eSelf

Catching up with FinovateFall Best of Show winner eSelf on AI and the future of face to “face” interactions.