What are the largest obstacles to digital transformation in banking and monetary providers? For Leda Glyptis, self-described “recovering banker” and writer of the brand new guide, Bankers Like Us: Dispatches from an Trade in Transition, the fault lies not within the stars, however in bankers themselves.
Thankfully, Glyptis sees bankers as the answer, as effectively.
“For years I’ve been running a blog and talking about how the largest impediment to progress inside banks is folks. And that the one hope for change are additionally folks,” Glyptis instructed Fintech Futures because the date of the world premier of her guide was introduced earlier this month. “What’s so usually approached as a expertise journey usually falls down or triumphs across the people that carry on protecting on, the dreamers, the builders, the plumbers, and the storytellers of banking transformation.”
Leda Glyptis will talk about her experiences and insights as a veteran of the banking enterprise in a day keynote tackle on Day One among FinovateEurope, March 14 by means of 15 in London. Titled “The Downside With Digital Transformation is You,” Glyptis will talk about the human and structural obstacles to digital transformation with a deal with the form of mentality and management bankers must embrace with a view to carry in regards to the modifications in banking and monetary providers that buyers more and more demand.
For Glyptis, there isn’t a motive – and no time – to attend for the rise of a youthful, extra digitally-native era to do the work of remodeling monetary providers. The time to behave is now, and those to behave are bankers — with “grit, dedication and vitality to drive change,” Glyptis insists. “Like us.”
Bankers Like Us will probably be out there for pre-order on Friday, January twentieth, and is anticipated to ship after February tenth. This supplies loads of time to get your copy of the guide forward of Glyptis’ keynote at FinovateEurope in March. On the occasion, after Glyptis’ afternoon keynote tackle, we will even host a particular Networking Break & Ebook Signing with the writer.
Along with her work as an writer, Glyptis is the Chief Shopper Officer at 10x Banking, a cloud-native core banking platform supplier based mostly in London. She can also be a Non-Government Director at main U.Okay. money deposit platform, Flagstone. Glyptis has a PhD in Politics from the London Faculty of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and shares her ideas on banking and monetary providers as a columnist – and “resident thought provocateur” – with Fintech Futures. Her newest columns have tackled subjects such because the significance of preparation, the function of ache in studying, and the problem of sustaining the braveness of convictions.
Be sure you go to our FinovateEurope 2023 hub to avoid wasting your spot at our upcoming fintech convention, March 14 by means of 15 – that includes writer Leda Glyptis’ keynote tackle on the afternoon of Day One.
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