Meet the 2020 Academy

Nikita Mo

Industry Lead, Google

At Google, Nikita leads the Retail and Conglomerate Business for Google Cloud in Hong Kong. Leveraging her experience and Google's leading technologies such as Big Data and AI to help clients to accelerate growth and transformation. Prior to Google, Nikita worked at Microsoft, where she led a diverse global team to manage HSBC APAC, helping the largest bank of the world to solve the biggest challenges, assisting the most senior leadership of the bank to transform their organization successfully and continue to be the leader in their industry.

Studied in Germany, lived and traveled to most parts of the world with over 10 years of experience in information technology specialized in Banking, Retail and global conglomerates business development. Nikita speaks 4 languages and excels at global senior relationship building, managing cultural diverse teams and most complex projects at enterprise level.

Nikita’s vision is not only to achieve success for her company and the client, but be an influencer to push gender equality, inclusivity, diversity, to make this world a better place for the minority of the society, either it's women or people with color or disabilities and even animals. To make the world treat them with respect, see them as equal, not less. She organizes and participates in several supporting women in IT organizations, such as EDM Women in Data council.

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