Gladiators

Gladiators

You know by now I like TV shows, especially to survive long flights like this one when I am not blogging or working or sleeping. “We are gladiators with a suit” is how each member of the team of Olivia Pope, the hero of Scandal, a US made TV show, define himself. These guys are often […]

Banking the bottom billions 

Banking the bottom billions 

  I am writing from an Uber cab heading to Sentosa beach, in Singapore, ready to begin my 15th straight Sibos (wow) As some of you might have noticed, I became an advisor for the Omidyar Network, an organization started by Ebay founder Pierre Omidyar, and I must say I impatiently look forward to meet […]

Fintech IQ or the unbundling of FinTech skills

Fintech IQ or the unbundling of FinTech skills

The abundance of FinTech sources makes very complicated to separate noise from substance. The number of ‘experts‘ in this space is as puzzling as the proliferation of “Top XXX Fintech” where XXX equals Influencers, Experts, People to Watch and the criteria to put together these “who’s who” are to say the least subjective. (the only “objective” […]

The FinTech wave… all about timing.

The FinTech wave… all about timing.

I already said in a previous post – here – that the main reason for me to move on from my beloved Innotribe was – basically – my failure in trying to move thinks towards a more self-funded, independent, proactive and financially relevant setting and as many things in life you have to acknowledge when […]