Citi's 10th Annual Digital Money Symposium
Key Information
Event Date & TimeThursday March 30 2023 | 08:00 GMT - 17:15
Event LocationLondon
Citi's 10th Annual Digital Money Symposium took place in London on 30th March 2023.

This flagship event brings together various practitioners in the FinTech and digital money ecosystem including thought-leaders, academics, corporates, policy makers and the rising stars of the FinTech world.

We discussed the Future of Finance, Web3, Blockchain applications, Neobanks, AI in Finance, the Metaverse and its Future, Crypto regulations, CBDCs, Stablecoins, Regulated Liability Networks and much more!

Click here to watch the replays and access photos from the event.

To access some of the side-line interviews and GPS reports talked about on the day, please see below.

Jane Fraser
CEO, Citi

Citi’s CEO, Jane Fraser virtually opens Citi’s 10th Annual Digital Money Symposium.

  • Dara Tarkowski, Managing Partner, Actuate Law
  • Florian Douetteau, CEO, Dataiku
  • Stuart Riley, Global Head of Institutional Clients Group Technology, Citi
  • Vishal Marria, CEO, Quantexa
  • Host: Nimrod Barak, Global Head of Innovation Labs, Citi
  • Aaron Powers, Co-Founder & CEO, Hunit
  • Becks Perfect, Founder, Nifty World NFT
  • Ronit Ghose, Global Head, Future of Finance & Digital, Citi Global Insights, Citi
  • Dr Ruth Wandhofer, Partner, Gauss Ventures
  • Host: Jelena Zec, Citi Ventures, Citi
  • Shahmir Khaliq, Global Head of Treasury & Trade Solutions, Citi
  • Host: Catherine Martin, Chief Operating Officer, Business Development, Institutional Clients Group, Citi
  • Antony Jenkins, CEO & Founder, 10xBanking
  • Jonathan Larsen, Chief Innovation Officer/ Chairman & CEO, Ping An Group/Ping An Global Voyager Fund
  • Host: Emily Turner, Head of Business Development, Citi Institutional Clients Group, Citi
  • Adrien Treccani, Founder & CEO, Metaco
  • Jens Hachmeister, Managing Director, Issuer Services & New Digital Markets, Deutsche Börse
  • Isabella Chase, Senior Policy Advisor, TRM Labs
  • Tongtong Gong, Chief Operating Officer, Amberdata
  • Host: Puneet Singhvi, Head of ICG Digital Assets, Citi
  • Dave Starling, Head of Emerging Technologies, Citi Innovation Labs, Citi
  • Jacob Loewenstein, SVP, BD & Strategy, Spatial
  • Host: Nisha Surendran, ICG Lead for Tokenization, NFTs and Metaverse, Citi

Kelvin Lecture Theatre Track

Tokenization of Finance

  • Morgan Krupetsky, Director of Business Development, Institutions & Capital Markets, Ava Labs
  • Lucas Vogelsang, Co-Founder, Centrifuge
  • Morgan McKenney, CEO, Provenance Blockchain Foundation
  • Host: Nisha Surendran, ICG Lead for Tokenization, NFTs and Metaverse, Citi

Turing Lecture Theatre Track

Fintech’s Role in Development and Sustainability

  • Fabienne Babinsky, Head of Financial Sector Intelligence and Innovation, UN World Food Program
  • Shane O’Connor, Innovation Manager, Ventures, UNICEF
  • Sharmila Hardi, Senior Manager, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • Host: Esther Chibesa, Co–Head Treasury & Trade Solutions EMEA Emerging Markets, Citi

Kelvin Lecture Theatre Track

Digital Money 2.0 - CBDCs, Stablecoins & more

  • David Rutter, CEO, R3
  • Katie Fortune, Senior Manager, CBDC Unit, Bank of England
  • Steve Pannifer, Managing Director, Consult Hyperion
  • Host: Arjun Kharpal, Senior Technology Correspondent, CNBC

Turing Lecture Theatre Track

How to Create an Innovative Ecosystem

  • Adam Jackson, Director of Policy, Innovate Finance
  • Charlotte Crosswell OBE, Chair, Centre for Finance, Innovation and Technology (CFIT)
  • Charlotte Hill, Partner, Head of Financial Services Regulation, Taylor Wessing
  • Deniz Guven, Managing Partner, Further Ventures
  • Host: David Cunningham, Director of Strategy and Partnerships for Digital Assets, Treasury & Trade Solutions, Citi

Kelvin Lecture Theatre Track

Payment Innovations & e-Commerce for the Next Decade

  • Samina Hussain-Letch, Head of UK, Square
  • Lynne Lagan, Head of Consumer Card Products, ClearPay
  • Host: Ornit Shinar, Global Head of External Innovation & Venture Investing, Citi

Turing Lecture Theatre Track

The Regulated Internet of Value

  • Alla Gancz, UK Payments Consulting Leader, EY
  • Martin Etheridge, Senior Vice President – ProductManagement, Digital Assets & Blockchain, Mastercard
  • Nick Kerigan, MD, Head of Innovation, SWIFT
  • Tony McLaughlin, MD, Emerging Payments and Business Development, TTS, Citi
  • Host: Ryan Rugg, Global Head of Digital Assets,TTS, Citi

Turing Lecture Theatre Track

Regulating Digital Assets

  • Ijeoma Okoli, Director, Digital Economy Initiative
  • Professor Lawrence Deju-Wiseman, Director at PwC Forensic Services, PwC
  • Monica Sah, Partner, Clifford Chance
  • Nicole Sandler, Head of Digital Policy, Barclays
  • Host: Sophia Bantanidis, Director, Future of Finance & Digital, Citi Global Insights, Citi

Kelvin Lecture Theatre Track

Is Embedded Finance the End of Traditional Banking?

    • Jeff Tijssen, Expert Partner and Global Head of FinTech, Bain & Company
    • Leda Glyptis, Chief Client Officer, 10xBanking
    • Host: Gülru Atak, Head of Franchise Growth & Incubation, Citi


Kelvin Lecture Theatre Track

The Quantum Frontier

  • Daniel Doll Steinberg, Co-Founder, Edenbase
  • Mike Keymer, Vice President, Quantum Computing Inc
  • Pavle Avramovic, Manager, Emerging Tech & Research, FCA
  • Ruti Ben-Shlomi, CEO, LightSolver
  • Host: Jason Engelbrecht, Head of Innovation Lab, Citi

Turing Lecture Theatre Track

UK as a Crypto Hub – What Next?

  • Nathalie Oestmann, Chief Operating Officer, Outlier Ventures
  • Teana Baker-Taylor, Vice President, Circle
  • Host: Ioana Surpateanu, Non-Executive Director & Chief Innovation Officer, CryptoUK & Swash


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