May 13, 2017, 8:30am – 1:30pm. Artosino Auction, 265 W 37th St, 16th FL, New York, 10018
May 13, 2017. 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
8:30 - 9:00: Registration
9:00 - 9:10： Opening Remark
9:10 - 9:50: Insights on online lending (Abhinav Anand)
9:50- 10:30: Partnership Between Banks and Fintech Companies (David Snitkof)
10:30-11:00： Q&A Session
11:00-11:10： Thank you Session
11:10-13:30： Lunch and Networking
Keynote 1: Online Lending
Abhinav Anand, Managing Director, Head of Strategy & Analytics, Consumer & Commercial Banking Division, Goldman Sachs
Biography: Abhinav is responsible for decision sciences, business analytics and financial planning within the firm’s digital consumer finance initiative. He is a member of the Goldman Sachs Bank USA Asset Liability Committee and an observer to the Marcus Credit Policy Committee. Abhinav joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in 2015. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, he worked at Discover Financial Services for seven years, most recently as chief model risk officer and head of operational risk. At Discover, Abhinav led teams in decision sciences, credit risk management, analytics and capital planning for the credit card and consumer banking divisions. Prior to joining Discover, he led Data Science teams in the asset management and insurance industries. Abhinav earned a Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, an MS in Industrial Engineering from Iowa State University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Keynote 2: Frenemies with Benefits: How banks and fintech companies can leverage each other’s strengths and weakness for their mutual benefit
David Snitkof, Chief Analytics Officer, Co-Founder of Orchard
Biography: David Snitkof has applied analytics and technology to banking, healthcare, travel, and media for over 10 years. At American Express, he worked on risk, product, and marketing analytics for new consumer card products and partnerships and also developed the underwriting criteria used to approve or decline billions of dollars in new credit. At Citigroup, David led a team driving analytics and strategy for the full Small Business credit lifecycle. David also was head of analytics and marketing at Oyster.com, an online travel startup since acquired by TripAdvisor. David excels at developing creative uses for data, communication of technical concepts, and building high-performing teams and products. He graduated from Brown University, where he studied Economics, Cognitive Psychology, & Neuroscience.
About the Event Organizer
WSFC: the first Fintech research and development initiative in North America found and led by Chinese professionals in the financial services working for top tier banks at Wall Street.
Members: Professionals currently working at or having worked full time at top financial institutions at NYC, with at least 3 years of professional experience in financial service industry. Must be referred by club members and approved by the majority of board of directors.
Activities: Fintech's research articles (published by several media), Fintech News Weekly, Fintech Research Weekly Online Seminar, New York Fintech Elite Face-to-Face Seminar, Member Networking, etc.
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Wheat Finance (WeFi) is a China's leading mobile Internet financial service group. Wheat Finance operates a marketplace lending platform and provides Fintech services to financial institutions
Address: F19, F20, Xujiahui International Building, 1033 Zhaojiabang Rd., Shanghai 200030
ForYou Capital is an investment platform to facilitate equity investment.
Address:1600 Broadway APT 6G, New York, NY 10019