Event Type Forum

Eurasia Fintech Forum

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This forum will bring together senior FinTech policy leaders from the international financial centres of Russia, Turkey, Kazakhstan and other countries from across the Eurasia region to discuss FinTech opportunities and requirements with respect to participating countries.

This forum will also provide an opportunity to network with UK-based policy-makers, investors and businesses within the FinTech community.
TheCityUK Eurasia FinTech Forum takes place as part of UK FinTech Week 2018, 19-23 March, supported by the UK government.

Location: RSA, 8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ

Time: 13:30 arrivals for a 14:00 start. 16:35 finish.

Programme
 
14:00 - Welcome
Neil Floyd, Deputy Consul-General and Head of DIT Istanbul 
Marcus Scott, COO, TheCityUK 
14:10 - International FinTech Report Launch:
Dr. Robert Barnes, Chartered FCSI, Global Head of Primary Markets and CEO of Turquoise Global Holdings, London Stock Exchange Group
14:20 - Kazakhstan Session
Moderator: Gary Campkin, Managing Director, External Relations & Strategic Issues, TheCityUK
Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne, UK Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Iraq, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan
HE Erlan Idrissov, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Nurlan Kussainov, CEO, Astana International Finance Center (AIFC)
Stephen Glynn, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member, Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA)
Amina Turgulova, Deputy CEO, Astana International Exchange (AIX)
15:00 - Turkey Session 
Moderator: Dr. Robert Barnes, Chartered FCSI, Global Head of Primary Markets and CEO of Turquoise Global Holdings, London Stock Exchange Group
Aytug Goksu, Commercial Counsellor, Turkish Embassy
Murat Özdemir, Country Advisor - United Kingdom & Canada The Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey (ISPAT)
Mehmet Gönen, Executive Vice President, Borsa Istanbul
Recep Bildik, Director, Borsa Istanbul
Osman İlker Savuran, Assistant Secretary General, Turkish Capital Markets Association
Selim Yazıcı, Co-founder, FinTech Istanbul
15:40 - Russia Session
Moderator: Marcus Scott, COO, TheCityUK
Ekaterina Golub, Moscow International Financial Center Taskforce
Pavel Shust, Russian Electronic Money Association
Ekaterina Andreeva, Vice president, NAUFOR
16:00 - Eurasia Session
Moderator: Marcus Scott, COO, TheCityUK
Georgia: Zviad Zedginidze, Head of Financial Stability Analysis Department, National Bank of Georgia
Kyrgystan: Nurbek Jenish, Deputy Chairman, National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic
Mongolia: Dr. Davaasuren Sodnomdarjaa, Chairman, Financial Regulatory Commission of Mongolia
16:25 - Closing Remarks
Dr. Robert Barnes, Chartered FCSI, Global Head of Primary Markets and CEO of Turquoise Global Holdings, London Stock Exchange Group 
Marcus Scott, COO, TheCityUK
16:35 - End of the forum


Full address

RSA,
8 John Adam Street,
London,
WC2N 6EZ