Bryan Zhang

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, the University of Cambridge Judge Business School

Bryan has led and co-authored more than 50 high-impact regional and global FinTech market and regulatory reports covering a wide range of topics from digital lending, digital assets, green finance to digital financial inclusion and regulatory innovation. He was appointed by the UK Joint Regulatory Oversight Committee as the Independent Chair of a Strategic Working Group (SWG) that looks at the future development of Open Banking in the United Kingdom. Bryan is a member of Bank of England’s CBDC Engagement Forum, OECD’s Steering Group on SME & Entrepreneurship Finance, and Dubai International Financial Centre’s (DIFC) Innovation Panel. He co-chairs the Future of Global FinTech initiative in collaboration with the World Economic Forum. He was trained in economic geography and public policy at Cambridge and Oxford Universities.