Tag: Fintech

Lisa Facilitates Targeted Collaboration Platforms for Startups in Singapore  What's your story?My story embodies the typical journey of an entrepreneur: From an English literature major to product marketing and NGO consulting, to FinTech. Without a finance background I could have chosen an easier industry...
After reading Alibaba: The House that Jack Ma Built with a friend, we decided to get together for a discussion with the old #StartupCoffeeKL group to go over some of our learnings. For me, the biggest takeaway was the impact Alibaba was having on the financial world. As Mary Meeker points...
Building Business? Maybe you need to be Impactified! What's your story?I am an entrepreneur with a rather unusual background. I got a PhD in the UK, worked as a global project consultant, then did a lot of research on the Asian Fintech ecosystem, a...
Personal Finance Coaching -- Increase your Financial IQ, EQ and Confidence What's your story?From a young age, I always had a job; I was a delivery boy at age 13, a telemarketer in my late teens and worked on Wall Street in my 20’s....
A recent Bloomberg report reveals that low-cost automated index funds are poised to overtake active asset management in the United States by 2021, disrupting a decades-old system. As a result, many professionals who make their living advising clients on their investments are likely to be made redundant, no longer...
Over time, and helped by the fact that in our household, day-to-day finances are handled by my wife, I no longer have any contact with the traditional banks: weeks or months can go by without having to set foot in my bank or even use its web site or...
The Southeast Asian startup scene is strong and getting stronger. Across the region, companies are emerging in fintech, edtech, insurtech, blockchain and many other areas. In 2017, Southeast Asian startups received $7.86 billion in investor funding, which is triple the investments seen the year before, according to Tech in...
(Women on Top in Tech is a series about Women Founders, CEOs, and Leaders in technology. It aims to amplify and bring to the fore diversity in leadership in technology.) Sonal Jain is the Chief Data Officer of Validus Capital. She brings over 14 years...

Ajay Jaiswal

Ajay Jaiswal has 24 years experience in Financial Services. The last 18 years he has worked in leading positions as Head of Research, Investment Strategist and Portfolio Manager. What's your story?My story in stock market started when after I graduated in Commerce and took...
Marcus Ho never gave up on a business he started and believed in and managed to turnaround the business winning two industry awards. What's your story?My entrepreneurial journey started right before I finished my national service (NS). Most of my peers in...