Janine Hirt

COO, Innovate Finance

Janine Hirt is the Chief Operating Officer and a Board Member at Innovate Finance (IF), the industry body representing the UK FinTech sector. She is responsible for monitoring key trends in FinTech and innovation to ensure IF is continuously providing its membership community – from startups to multinational financial institutions – with the best support possible. Janine overseas IF’s 250+ member ecosystem and directly manages the relationship with IF’s global incumbent banking members. She also runs IF’s Member Peer Working Groups across various FinTech verticals including Payments; Investment Management; Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning; Capital Markets; and Financial Inclusion.