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FinTech Thought Leader Webinar Series: FinTech in the Post Covid-19 World

Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)


Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS) invites everyone to this engaging online talk they’re hosting on Tuesday, 19th May 2020, at 18:00 – 19:00 Beijing Time.

This FinTech Thought Leader Webinar Series by ZIBS will have Richard Teng, Abu Dhabi Global Market’s CEO of the Financial Services Regulatory Authority, as their guest speaker. He will also be joined by Dr. Ben Shenglin, Professor and Dean at ZIBS, and Paul Schulte, Professor of Practice at ZIBS, as discussants.

Event Details
  • Topic: FinTech in the Post Covid-19 World
  • Organizer: Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)
  • Date: Tuesday, 19th May 2020
  • Time: 18:00 – 19:00 Beijing Time / 14:00 – 15:00 (Abu Dhabi Time)
  • Location: Online (link will be provided after you register)
About the Speaker

Richard Teng
Chief Executive Officer
Financial Services Regulatory Authority

Abu Dhabi Global Market

Mr. Richard Teng joined Abu Dhabi Global Market in March 2015 as the CEO of the Financial Services Regulatory Authority. He is responsible for the development and administration of the financial services regulatory and supervisory framework of ADGM to promote a fair, open and transparent financial market. Mr. Teng also oversees the strategic development of financial services offerings and growth of ADGM as an international financial centre.

Under his stewardship, ADGM has become the first jurisdiction in the Middle East and Africa region to develop a Fintech Regulatory Laboratory Framework, becoming a hub to support Fintech stakeholders to develop, test and deploy their product and offerings in am controlled environment. Mr Teng is steering the development of a Fintech ecosystem in Abu Dhabi that fosters financial innovations and supports the needs of Fintech players.

With more than two decades of regulatory leadership and capital markets experience in the financial industry, Mr. Teng joined ADGM from the Singapore Exchange (“SGX”), where he was the Chief Regulatory Officer. He also held several senior appointments at SGX including Senior Vice President, Head of Issuer Regulation and Chief of Staff for Risk Management and Regulation, and Head of Regulation. Prior to SGX, Mr. Teng served as the Director of Corporate Finance Division of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and was in charge of the financial centre development from MAS New York office between 2000 and 2002.

Mr. Teng holds a Masters (Distinction) in Applied Finance from the University of Western Sydney, Nepean, Australia, and graduated with First Class Honours in Accountancy from the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

About Discussants

Dr. BEN Shenglin
Professor and Dean,

Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)

Dr. Ben is the founder and Executive Director (since Jan 2014) of International Monetary Institute (IMI) at Renmin University of China, and a Board Member of IMI’s partnership institution – Sino-German Center of Finance & Economics (SGC) in Goethe University Frankfurt. Dr. Ben is also the founding Dean of Academy of Internet Finance (AIF) at Zhejiang University. Prior to the academic career, Dr. Ben spent 20 years with international financial institutions in various leadership positions including ABN AMRO as Senior Vice President and China Country Head-Working Capital, HSBC as Managing Director and China Country Head of Commercial Bank, and JP Morgan Chase as a member of Global Leadership Team at its Global Corporate Bank and Chief Executive Officer, JP Morgan Chase Bank (China) Co Ltd.

Paul Schulte
Professor of Practice
Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)

Founder and Editor, Schulte Research

Paul Schulte is a graduate of Harvard University and the founder of Schulte Research, focused on financial institutions and financial technology. He has spent 3 decades conducting research on financial services, products and institutions and has worked for all 3 branches of US government. In addition to ZIBS, he is currently a Senior fellow at The Singapore University of Social Sciences, Tufts University and a Visiting Scholar at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He has authored hundreds of articles and written 5 books, including the recently published “AI and Quantum Computing for Finance and Insurance.” Since 1990 Paul has worked with leading investment banks from the US, UK, Japan, China & Switzerland and has taught graduate students and executives on 5 continents. He has been a source of expertise for the WSJ, NYT, Bloomberg, Nikkei, FT, Economist, Barron’s and Forbes and his clients include some of the largest sovereign, pension, mutual and hedge funds globally.

About The Chair

Dr. CHEN Hung-Yi
Assistant Professor and Academic Director, Master of Finance (FinTech)

Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)

Dr. Chen Hungyi is the Academic Director of MSc Finance Program (iMF) at Zhejiang University International Business School. He was Asia-Pacific Region Manager for the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at University of Cambridge. Hungyi’s research focuses on financial technologies regulation, specifically in crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending, and online payment. Hungyi holds a Doctor of Laws from Nagoya University.

About the Presenter

HU Jie
Bilingual TV Presenter

Zhejiang TV Station

Hu Jie is a bilingual host and anchor working at Zhejiang TV station. In her seven years working at the station, she has interviewed many big names including presidents of top universities and experts of finance.

About Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS)

Headquartered in Yangtze River Delta, one of the world’s most dynamic regions, Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS) has a presence in global business hubs including Silicon Valley in the USA and London, UK.

ZIBS was launched in 2018 and has attracted talented leading international faculty. It is set to be a leading player in China and globally. ZIBS’ vision is to be a leading global ecosystem with business education as its core pillar. The university’s mission is to train business talents who are ready for the new global economic era, with a particular focus on new technologies, new economy and new finance.

About the iMBA Program at ZIBS

ZIBS cultivates senior managers and future leaders with global vision, social responsibility, and innovative entrepreneurship. The program ensures that students master solid foundational theories, effective leadership, interdisciplinary vision, and cross-cultural business skills which prepare them to face the challenges of an increasingly complex business environment.

Learn more about the iMBA program here.

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