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City University of Hong Kong
Named "King of the Disruptors" by Banking Exchange magazine, Brett King is an Amazon Bestselling author, a renowned futurist and keynote speaker, the host of the largest dedicated FinTech Radio Show in the world "BREAKING BANK$" on WVNJ 1160 and Voice America. Brett is also the founder of the FinTech start-up known as "Moven" which has raised
Named "King of the Disruptors" by Banking Exchange magazine, Brett King is an Amazon Bestselling author, a renowned futurist and keynote speaker, the host of the largest dedicated FinTech Radio Show in the world "BREAKING BANK$" on WVNJ 1160 and Voice America. Brett is also the founder of the FinTech start-up known as "Moven" which has raised $12.5m to-date in investment with it's concept of a downloadable bank account that incorporates mobile payments and banking capability, along with a gamification based financial wellness system. Moven is already set for growth in the US, New Zealand in partnership with Westpac and throughout Canada with TD Bank.
King was voted as American Banker's Innovator of the Year in 2012, and was nominated by Bank Innovation as one of the Top 10 "coolest brands in banking". He was shortlisted in 2015 for the Advanced Global Australian of the year Award as one of the most influential Australians living offshore in the field of Finance. His latest book Breaking Banks debuted in the top 3 on Amazon's Bestseller's list in the US, France, Canada ,Germany and Australia, and features interviews with 30 of the top innovators and disruptors in the financial services industry today. BANK 3.0 his previous book was released in 9 languages and ranked as a finance bestseller in 19 countries.
King has been featured on FoxNews, ABC, CNBC, Bloomberg, BBC, Financial Times, The Economist, ABA Journal, Bank Technology News, The Asian Banker Journal, The Banker, Wired magazine and many more. He contributes regularly as a blogger on Huffington Post. He has spoken to more than a quarter of a million finance professionals in over 40 countries in the last 3 years alone. He has visited the White House to advise the National Economic Council on the Future of Banking, and worked with regulators in the US, China, and throughout the EU
In his spare time he is an IFR-rated Private Pilot, Scuba Diver and a Gamer
Founder, CEO @ A revolutionary banking service that helps you spend, save and live smarter. Get instant insights on your spending and improve your financial health over time.
Moven is in limited release in the US, with progressive roll-out across the US and then Australia/EU planned throughout 2014
Sign up at http://www.moven.com From July 2010 to Present (5 years 4 months) New York, NYAuthor/Radio Show Host @ Bestselling author with Wiley & Sons, Marshall Cavendish, and WH Smith - books translated into a dozen languages in over 18 countries. Amazon Bestselling Author in the categories of Business, Finance and Banking in United States, Canada, Australia, Japan, Germany, China, France and Italy.
Breaking Banks is also a weekly Radio Show on WVNJ 1160 (AM Band servicing NY, NJ, CT) and Voice America Talk Radio with an audience of over 100,00 listeners from 72 countries live and via iTunes and Podcast download. Breaking Banks is the #1 FinTech Radio show in the world today. From October 2009 to Present (6 years 1 month) Greater New York City AreaManaging Partner, CEO @ User Strategy is the Holding Company for Brett King's investments in FinTech and Technology around the world, and historically his company for strategic advisory and consulting services. It is currently the largest shareholder in his start-up Moven and owns all IP around his books and Radio Show. From January 2002 to Present (13 years 10 months) www.brettking.comMember of the Board @ The CFSI (Centre for Financial Services Innovation) is the authority on consumer financial health, leading a network of committed financial services innovators to build better consumer products and practices.
CFSi's mission is to improve the financial health of Americans, especially the underserved, by shaping a robust and innovative financial services marketplace with increased access to higher quality products and practices. We believe finance can be a force for good in people’s lives, and that serving the needs of consumers responsibly is ultimately more profitable for the financial services industry. Our vision is of a financially-healthy America where people’s day-to-day financial system functions well and increases the likelihood of long-term resilience and opportunity.
My role at CFSi is to bring Tech to the problem of the underserved and the increasing De-Banked community who are using Alternative Financial Services to manage their daily financial lives. Like Bill Gates, I believe that the smartphone will revolutionize banking for the unbanked and change the way we think about banking moving forward. From February 2015 to Present (9 months) Greater New York City AreaRegional Managing Director @ Complete P&L responsibilities for the Asia division of this US listed company. Area coverage included offices and key accounts in Japan, Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong and China. Revenues in excess of US$10m per year and management of staff in the range of 100-150 persons. From 2000 to 2002 (2 years) Director E-Business @ Service line responsibilities in the e-Business and Technology Integration arena across the Asia region, particularly within the Financial Services practice. From 1997 to 2000 (3 years)
Brett King is skilled in: Author, Blogging, Strategic Advisory, HCI, Usability, Banking, Management Consulting, Business Strategy, Executive Management, Start-ups, Risk Management, Business Development, Analytics, Strategy, Strategic Planning, Public Speaking, Human Computer..., Entrepreneurship, E-commerce, Competitive Analysis, Management, Marketing Strategy, Leadership, User Experience, Business Transformation, Training, Business Planning, Business Analysis, Product Management, Portfolio Management, Mobile Devices, Financial Services, Cloud Computing, Product Development, Business Intelligence, Consulting, Strategic Consulting, IT Strategy, Finance, Marketing, Social Media, Strategic Partnerships, Mobile Payments, Business Process..., Venture Capital, Analysis, CRM, Program Management, Thought Leadership, Corporate Development