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 Karen Wendt

Karen Wendt
President, SwissFinTechLadies


10.10.2019 | 12:00 – 12:45 Uhr

MeetUp G.15 Tisch 2 | Halle 3

Thema/Themenreihe: Gesellschaft | Wissenschaft, Technik, Digitalisierung & Technologie

Blockchain – Friend or Foe?
Today, we need intermediaries for many transactions, for verification of identity or transaction, or both (public notaries, financial intermediaries). Blockchain allows transaction without intermediaries. This is a matter of disruption. What does that mean for career planning, what career profiles are required and what can women contribute to it?

Details zum/r Referent/in Karen Wendt
Vita: Karen Wendt is the president of SwissFinTechLadies and editor of the Sustainable Finance Series with Springer Science Publishing. She merges 20 years of investment banking with digitalization, blockchain, leadership 4.0, design thinking and ideation. Karen is a frequent speaker at events, in radio and TV and the CEO of Eccos Impact GmbH. She won with peers the Financial Times Sustainability Award in 2007 for the introduction of an extra-financial risk management framework in investment banking. Karen holds an MBA from the University of Liverpool.