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 146: Suneera Madhani, Stax Payments

Building a more inclusive fintech ecosystem — thoughts and lessons learned from a unicorn CEO and Founder.

EP 145: Roman Chwyl, Microsoft, and Paul Walker, Helix

Helix and Microsoft’s partnership: banking the underbanked and unbanked.

EP 144: Brad Oberwager, Linden Lab

Exploring virtual worlds and virtual economies to find opportunities and avoid pitfalls.

EP 143: Billie Simmons, Daylight

Supporting your customers to live their best lives – lessons learned from an LGBTQ-supporting digital bank.

EP 142: Michael Butler, Grasshopper Bank

Surviving and thriving as a neobank, with lessons for the broader fintech ecosystem

EP 141: Tony Ulwick, inventor of the Outcome-Driven Innovation process

Focusing on innovation that matters and successfully bringing new ideas to the market.

EP 140: Tiffani Montez, Insider Intelligence

Keeping customers happy in times of economic uncertainty — finding opportunity in challenging times.

EP 139: Zach Noorani, Foundation Capital

Neobanks — the what, the why, and the what happens next.

EP 138: Leigh Gross, Array

FinovateSpring Best of Show winner Array on supporting customers as a marketing play.