Date: 07 July 2022
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
About this talk:
This webinar will provide an introduction to Central Bank Digital Currencies and explore what the future may look like. Questions this session will answer include: What are Central Bank Digital Currencies? What work is underway to develop CBDCs? What are the opportunities for FinTechs and wider society? There will be an opportunity for Q&A with our speakers.
Kunal Jhanji is a Managing Director and Partner in BCG’s Financial Institutions practice in London. He leads BCG’s payments practice in the UK, the Netherlands and Belgium and sits on BCG’s Global Payments Management Team. He is the global lead for the Networks and Market Infrastructure segment. He has extensive experience working on payments topics with banks, core payments providers (schemes, acquirers, PSPs) and non-banks (regulators, merchants, fintechs).
Adam Jackson is Director of Policy at Innovate Finance. Adam has more than thirty years’ experience providing strategic advice on public and regulatory policy issues for government and the private sector. He currently sits on the Bank of England’s CBDC engagement forum.