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 187: Kevin Brown, Onbe

Payments as CX – the importance of an excellent payments experience on customer retention and growth.

EP 186: Neil Kenley, Vistara Growth

Exploring alternatives to equity-based growth models and the broader fintech funding ecosystem.

EP 185: Elizabeth McCluskey, TruStage Ventures

Discussing the fintech funding landscape with a focus on DEI initiatives and Credit Unions

EP 184: Bryon Guerra and Herbert Berkley, Lone Star National Bank

Community banks and tech implementation – hear from Lone Star National Bank on tech priorities, tips for engaging with banks like them, and how to make a partnership work

EP 183: Manas Chawla, London Politica

Geopolitical risk and fintech – hear from FinovateFall keynote Manas Chawla on what’s coming and what you should be doing now.

EP 182: Luke Williams, Author of Disrupt

FinovateFall Speaker Luke Williams on the strategy behind innovation

EP 181: Nate Gibbons, QuickFi

FinovateSpring Best of Show winner QuickFi on reimagining business financing and successfully managing rapid growth.

EP 180: Tom Baran, 9Spokes

FinovateSpring Best of Show winner 9Spokes on open banking and personalization in the SMB space.

EP 179: Jens Hinrichson and Robert MacDonald, 1Kosmos

FinovateSpring Best of Show winner 1Kosmos on the future of password-optional authentication