Nordic Fintech Summit brings together leading Nordic financial institutions, fintechs, regulators and other experts to discuss the most current topics, and share their practical experiences in the rapidly changing financial industry. The tracks for 2022 are Strategy & Impact, Core & Cloud Banking, Payments & Commerce and Growth & Development.
Speakers from 2021
N26General Manager - DACH & Northern Europe
Georg is General Manager at N26, the mobile bank, for DACH and Northern Europe. He is responsible for the business in 15 countries including N26’s home markets in the German-speaking region, Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as well as the new growth markets Ireland, Poland, the Nordics and Slovakia. Additionally, he is the bank’s managing director of its new TechHub in Vienna. In the past, he also has been N26’s Global Director of Public Relations and Global Head of Lifecycle and Product Marketing. Before N26 Georg Hauer was General Manager at Uber and a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. He holds an MBA from The Kellogg School of Management in Chicago and a Magister from WU Vienna.
SEBChief Transformation Officer
Sara is the Chief Transformation Officer and member of SEB’s Group Executive Committee. She is presently a senior advisor and a board director of Bonnier Books, Bonnier News and SNS.
NordeaHead of Transaction Banking, EVP
Erik Zingmark is the Head of Transaction Banking at Nordea and responsible for ~850 employees across the Nordics and international units.
Area of responsibility covers Cash Management, Cards, Mobile payments, Trade Finance & Working Capital mgt and e-Commerce.
Member of Nordea Business Banking Executive management.
Member of Nordea Digital Committee
Board member P27
Previously, he worked as the Global Head of Cash Management at Danske Bank, and SEB, and Head of Cash Management Sweden and Finland at ABN AMRO. Erik also have a background as Managing Partner in Treasury consulting and from Skanska Group.
Savings Banks GroupCEO
OP Financial GroupHead of Development and Technologies, Member of the Executive Board
Juho Malmberg is a tech leader in the executive board of OP Financial Group. He started at OP in 2015 as the CIO, and in 2018 he started heading their service development and technologies. Before OP he worked as CEO of Zen Robotics, Executive Vice President at KONE and as a Partner at Accenture. He has held several board positions in companies such as F-Secure and QPR Software.
DNBExecutive Vice President Payments & Innovation
Head of Strategy and Corporate Development since 2016 at DNB. Former head of division for the counties of Rogaland and Agder. Management experience from DNB’s offices in Tallinn, Estonia. Worked for a period in Singapore, and New York. Joined DNB in 2005. Previous experience as an analyst at Simmons & Company International.
Education: MBA from IMD Business School in Switzerland, Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Tufts University, College of Liberal Arts, Medford, Massachusetts.
Minna TechnologiesCEO & Founder
Joakim, CEO of Minna Technologies has founded three companies over the last 10 years and spent the latest 7 years within fintech. As a founder of Minna Technologies, Joakim conducted partnerships with leading retail banks and navigated 3rd party fintech integrations. Minna enables new customer value to retail banks and their digital banking experience.
The core products are related to subscription management, enabling the end-user of the bank to save time and save money, straight from the mobile bank. The platform reaches more than 20M end-users through tier-1 partnerships, including major players such as Lloyds Banking Group, ING, Danske Bank and OP.
TinkCEO & Co-Founder
Daniel Kjellén is the CEO and co-founder of Tink – Europe’s leading open banking platform. Tink enables banks, fintechs and startups to develop data-driven financial services. Founded in 2012 together with CTO Fredrik Hedberg in Stockholm, Tink allows customers to access aggregated financial data, initiate payments, enrich transactions and build personal finance management tools. Tink connects to more than 3,400 banks that reach over 250 million bank customers across Europe. Tink’s technology powers some of the world’s biggest banks and fintechs – including PayPal, NatWest, ABN AMRO, BNP Paribas, Nordea and SEB.
Leyre Azcona Munarriz
IKEACommercial Head of Financial Services
Leyre Azcona Munarriz is Commercial Head of Financial Services in Ingka, responsible for the implementation of the Financial Services strategy across all 32 Ingka countries. With a double degree in Business administration and Law, previously she worked in Saxo Bank where she headed the Institutional Business in Latin America, and held different leading and concept development roles in Ikano Bank and Danske Bank.