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

Episode 9: Alissa Knight, Aite

Securing your mobile app, vulnerabilities in APIs, and finding the right security partners

Episode 8: Dan Michaeli, Glia

The benefits of showing (not telling) at Finovate, empowering your CX agents to do their best work, and Dan’s personal search for great experiences as a customer.

Episode 7: Ghela Boskovich

Data ownership, financial inclusion, and the fundamentals of banking.

Episode 6: Kevin Gosschalk, Arkose Labs

Hacker economics, how not to make yourself a target, and keeping Kevin in a white hat.

Episode 5: Robyn Burkinshaw, Blytzpay

Financial inclusion via payments, being a female founder in fintech, and post-#FinovateSpring traction.

Episode 4: Fonta Gilliam, Invest Sou Sou

Defining a “sou sou,” can we call millennials underbanked?, and diplomacy vs. fintech as a career choice

Episode 3: Harris Scher, Everplans

The value of momentum, life and legacy planning, and helping financial services customers grow up.

Episode 2: Jeff LoCastro, Neener Analytics

A recap of the #FinovateSpring Best of Show win, breaking free from #fintech’s categorizations, and answering the question, “Are you going to pay us back?”

Episode 1: Jim Bruene

Episode 1: Jim Bruene Greg Palmer hosts Jim Bruene, Founder of Finovate Conferences, talking the origin of the 7 minute Finovate format, the biggest thing missing in #fintech today,...