Meet the 2020 Academy

Anna Maj

FinTech Leader & Advisor, Global Startup Committee WBAF | EIC

In her current role at PwC, Anna is responsible for building cooperation models between banks and FinTech partners, (Open Banking, Payments, Conversational AI).

20 years of experience in banking and payments (Citigroup, T-Mobile, mBank, PayTel). Introduced one of the first online payment gateways in the EMEA region as well as the first digital wallet and the mobile payment platform. 

Anna was recognized as one of the “Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology 2019”, “ TOP 100 Women in FinTech 2019 List” and “20 Most Influential Women in Payments 2019”

Jury Member and Expert at the EU European Innovation Council (“EICAccelerator”). NED of the European Fintech companies. Advocate for diversity (European Women Payments Network, Women in FinTech). Co-Author of the PAYTECH Book as well as AI Book published in 2020 by the FinTech Circle. Speaker at international conferences and events. Fintech Lecturer.

Meet the 2020 Academy

Adriana Koe

Vice President & Senior Legal Counsel

APAC MEA RCIS, Western Union Business Solutions

Anna Maj

FinTech Leader & Advisor

Global Startup Committee WBAF | EIC

Angela Oetama

Co-Founder & CEO


Anjana Srinivasan

Head - Treasury & Partnerships


Ashley OReilly


Treadbird Ventures

Charishma Chotalia

India General Manager

Branch International

Claudia Villasis-Wallraf

Director Corporate Cash Management Structuring

Deutsche Bank

Christine Sou

Senior Product Manager


Cynthia Siantar

Partnership Lead


Doina Chiselita

Fintech Strategy


Erica Teo

eCommerce, Payments & Receivables Product Manager

Citibank Treasury and Trade Solutions

Hermia Leung

Investments - Associate Director

NAB Ventures

Fernn Lim


Standard Chartered Bank

Hue Dang

Head of Asia Pacific


Jacqueline Rachelle Yee


Funderbeam Exchange

Jennifer Sung

Head of Business Development

Lend East

Jia Min Tan

Director of Alliances


Jolene Yee

Director, Financial Planning & Analysis

Asia Pacific, Citi

Jo-lynn Foo

DIR Digital Positioning & Retail Banking Innova...

Standard Chartered Bank

Kashmera Self

AVP, Strategy & Emerging Solutions Delivery

Interac Corp

Lindsay Mulligan

Chief Marketing Officer

Buckzy Payments

Maria Florencia Chango

Head of Product Control


Meena Sivan

Co-Founder, Chief MSME development Officer

SathSung Services

Nandini Maheshwari

Director, Business Development

India and South Asia, Uber

Nikita Mo

Industry Lead


Rasmegh Srisethi

Director and Co-Founder

SawasdeeShop (DeeMoney)

Richa Arora

Director - Innovation & Design

Visa Innovation Center

Sarah Zhang

Founder & CEO

Points Technology

Shivani Mukherjee

Solutions Manager APAC


Sigrid Rouam

Global Director Data Science & Data Analytics

Standard Chartered Bank

Siobhan Hartnoll

Head of Business Development

Asia Pacific Australia, Featurespace

Somya Patnaik

Senior Product Manager

ACI Worldwide

Tasma Hersi

Associate General Counsel


Veronica Fung

Head of New Client Onboarding Global Markets APAC

Societe Generale