The Paris Fintech Forum 2018, organized by Altéir with the support of 60+ international partners, gathered almost 2,000 participants over 2 days in the heart of Paris on 30 and 31 January 2018, to listen to 200+ CEO's and c-levels from banks, insurance, telco, regulators and of course Fintech from all continents.
Sender Payment Solutions was established in 2015 to serve as a Money Transfer Organization, within the supervision of Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency under the law on "Payment and Security Settlement Systems, Payment Services and Electronic Money Institutions”.
The licence was granted by the Banking Regulation and Supervision Board and published at the Official Gazette on 16.05.2017.
Sender aims to be the cross border payments platform for consumers and corporates and make the act of remittance and payments feasible for everyone.
CEO and Chairman
Born in 1972, Kutlu Demirer graduated from Robert College, received bachelor's degree in Political Science and International Relations from Bogazici University. He has 20+ years of experience in marketing and technology at the leading companies in Turkey such as Garanti Bank, Sabanci Telecom and Superonline. He is the founder and CEO of RTel Global Telecommunications since 2012.
M. Özgür Kayalıca
Born in 1969, Özgür Kayalıca graduated from TED Karabuk High School and received bachelor's degree in Economics from Gazi University. Özgür Kayalıca continued his graduate studies and obtained his PhD in the Essex Business School, University of Essex in 2002. He has been a professor and faculty member at Istanbul Technical University Management Faculty.
After graduating from Galatasaray High School, she completed her undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering at Bogazici University and continued her graduate degree in Conference Interpreting at the same institution. Kick starting her career in the banking and finance industry, where she held managerial positions in various financial institutions in Istanbul and New York.
Chief Compliance & Risk Officer
Born in 1981, Murat Kastan graduated from Trabzon Yunus Emre Anatolian High School and received his degree in Business Administration from Istanbul University. He has 12 years of experience in audit at Finansbank. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner since 2011, and a member of The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), The Institute of Internal Auditing - Turkey (TIDE) and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).
Chief Information Officer
Born in 1979, Derya Sezen graduated from Karabuk TED High School and received degree in computer engineering from Galatasaray University, Master of Science degree in System & Control Engineering from Bogazici University and MBA degree in Business Administration from Heriot-Watt University (UK). He has 14 years of experience in information technologies as Head of IT in Credit Europe Bank NV, IT Director in ciceksepeti.com. He is Professional Scrum Master, Certified ScrumMaster, Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).
Internal Control Officer
Born in 1972, Yıldırım Ökte graduated from Robert College, received bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Marmara University. He has 20+ years of experience in financial affairs at the leading companies/groups in Turkey such as Koç, Garanti Bank, Bosch and worked as CFO at various retail companies.
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Fourth EMEA Conference will gather the Remittance Industry in Madrid. Since the first IMTC EMEA 2015 in Istanbul, 2nd & 3rd events in Spain in 2016 & 2017, firms are brought together from Western & Eastern Europe & Middle East to meet, network, partner, develop new products & services, FinTech & RegTech companies, discuss Banking Issues, find out about new complimentary services, increase the size and variety of distribution networks & channels, while partnering with industry associations to move the x-border financial services sector into the future.
A world-class experience for European innovators across industries and company types, Money20/20 Europe is more than just an event. It’s a catalyst for the growth and development of the payments and financial services ecosystem. The payments, financial services and retail sectors are currently experiencing an accelerated period of product development, characterised by technology and regulatory-based disruption. In this new emerging reality, collaboration is the key to survival. Money20/20 Europe is engineered to bring together all the stakeholders with a part to play in the commerce revolution: payments and financial services providers, banks and non-banks, the mobile ecosystem, the retail industry (offline and online), marketing services and data companies, investors, advisory firms and government bodies.
Money20/20 is where the Payments, FinTech and Financial Services ecosystem unites to create and explore the disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend and borrow money. It’s the premier event where leaders – representing every sector of the industry – come to seize new business opportunities, build connections and learn about the latest disruptions. Money20/20 is the anchor event on the industry calendar where C-Level Executives, renowned speakers, innovators and disruptors from across the world unite to drive change in the future of money. It’s a truly unique experience that facilitates the right conversations, enabling individuals and organizations of all sizes to achieve their goals and grow.