Valentina Canelon

With more than 18 years of experience in financial services industry in Asia Pacific and Greater China region. I have demonstrated extensive client facing consultation, provided innovative initiatives to the C-level executives and thought leadership to ensure the business strategies and technology requirements of clients are effectively connected and implemented to achieve business outcome, with pace, certainty and strategic agility.

I have significant consulting experience in growth strategy, new business innovation, multichannel sales and distribution, digital banking (FinTech), risk management (RegTech), business intelligence (AI), Business to Technology strategy digitalization, modernization and transformation and operation and technology effectiveness.

Before joining Startupbootcamp, I am with ShougangFund and PwC as Head of Global Financial Services Innovation Center, Asia Pacific and Co-founder for PwC’s Venture Hub, Singapore. Previously, I was also with HP Enterprise Services as the Industry Principal Lead for Financial Services Industry, Global Practices, Asia Pacific and Japan and had held management positions with Citibank N.A., United Overseas Bank, First Data Corporation, Electronic Data Systems (EDS) and Mastercard Worldwide. I have worked in Singapore, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan overseeing the Asia Pacific region businesses.