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Fintech and the Future of Finance in the Developing World

Emerging Opportunities and Risks

12 June 2019

We are delighted to invite you to a discussion on fintech and the future of finance in the developing world. Our expert panel, comprising representatives from FINCA Impact Finance, the World Bank, R3 and Clifford Chance will explore the current state of fintech in the developing world and the opportunities created by new technologies, as well as the obstacles to growth.

  • How is fintech a game changer for the developing world?
  • How can fintech deliver economic empowerment in developing markets, particularly for the most vulnerable.
  • As the financial services industry continues to be disruptedby technological innovation,  financial institutions are facing new challenges. What are these risks and how is the industry responding?
  • Harnessing the power of the sharing economy: what are the opportunities?
  • Trade finance for corporates: how can blockchain facilitate trade?
Expert Panel

Andrée Simon, President and CEO, FINCA Impact Finance

Jason Rozovsky, Senior Counsel and Head of Legal Center of Excellence, R3 

Mahesh Uttamchandani, Practice Manager – Financial Inclusion, Infrastructure & Access, World Bank Group 

Jennifer Mbaluto, Partner, Clifford Chance

Megan Gordon, Partner, Clifford Chance (Moderator) 


If you would like more information about the event or would like to attend please contact Bibi Hernandez

Event Information
Wednesday 12
Times and Schedules
5:00pm Registration
5:30 - 6:30pm Discussion
6:30pm onwards Reception

Clifford Chance
2001 K Street NW,
10th Floor, Conference Center
Washington, DC 20006