FIGI Symposium brings together ICT Ministers and Government Officials, Telecom/ICT and Financial Regulators, Digital Financial Services Providers, Payment System Organizations, Financial Services Regulators, International Organizations, NGO’s and Think Tanks, World-renowned thought leaders and International mainstream and specialized media.


United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA)
Director, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
Director, Telecommunication Development Bureau
Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP)
Global Director, Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation Global Practice
World Bank Group
Director, Financial Services for the Poor, Global Growth & Opportunity
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

FIGI partners

Practice Manager, Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation Global Practice
World Bank Group
Deputy Director, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
Chief, Study Groups Department , Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
Member of Secretariat, Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI)
Bank for International Settlements
Gender Lead, Financial Services for the Poor, Global Growth & Opportunity
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


First Sub-Governor, Technical Office of the Governor
Central Bank of Egypt
Head of Digital Financial Services
Central Bank of Jordan
Financial Sector Consultant, Competitiveness & Innovation Global Practice
World Bank
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
The World Bank
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
World Bank Group
Senior Manager IT Client Relations & Delivery
MTN Uganda
Senior Vice President of Cyber and Intelligence Solutions
Mastercard, Latin America
Senior Research Director, Women's Financial Inclusion
Center for Financial Inclusion
ITU-T Study Group 12 / Ministry of Communications (MoC), Ghana
Managing Director
Focus Infocom, GmbH
Co-rapporteur ITU-T SG17 Q10 | Senior Security Advisor
CVS Health​
Head of Cyber Unit
Nederlandsche Bank
Managing Director
Bank of Italy
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
World Bank Group
Head of Policy Programs and Regional Initiatives
Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI)
Director of Payments, Accounting and Finance Department
Bank of Albania (BoA)
University of Florida
Senior Advisor, Supervisory and Regulatory Policy
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Director, Financial Stability Department
Bank of Canada
Lead, Policy
Policy Lead
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
The World Bank
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
World Bank Group
Senior Payment Systems Specialist
The World Bank
Marketing Director
Deputy Managing Director
Bank of Canada
Test Manager
Head of Data & Analytics Products
Executive Director, Banking, Payments & Innovation
Bank of England
Former Managing Director and CEO
Chair, OSIA Initiative
Chief Strategy Officer
Adaptive Mobile Security
Divisional Head, Cyber and Information Security
South African Reserve Bank
Head of Intelligence
Security Alliance
Director, Consumer Protection and Market Conduct Office (CPMCO)
Bangko Sentral ng Philipinas (BSP)
Senior Financial Infrastructure Specialist
World Bank Group
Research Fellow
Chinese Academy of Financial Inclusion (CAFI)
Director Payment Systems & Infrastructure
Senior Commercial Manager , Financial Crime Compliance Initiatives
Director of Payment Systems and Instruments Oversight and Financial Inclusion Directorate
Bank Al-Maghrib
Chief Information Security Officer
Bank of Canada
Senior Director, Payment System Oversight Department (PSOD)
Bangko Sentral ng Philipinas
Head of Payment Development & Fintech
Bank Al-Maghrib
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
World Bank Group
Senior Economist & Head, ICT Data and Analytics Division, Telecommunication Development Bureau
Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT), Mexico
Comisión Nacional Bancaria y de Valores (CNBV), Mexico
Managing Director, Technology Business Strategy, Venable & Advisor
FIDO Alliance
Managing Director
Head of Analysis and Policy, Payments Department
Sveriges Riksbank
Cignifi Inc.
Former Special Advisor, Financial Infrastructures
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Senior Financial Sector Expert, Monetary and Capital Markets
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Project Officer, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
The World Bank
Chief Business Officer
Director, Payment Systems Department
State Bank of Pakistan
Section Chief of Financial Consumer Protection Bureau
People’s Bank of China (PBoC)
Head of Statistics
National Bank of Rwanda
Senior Officer, Telecoms Compliance
Uganda Communications Commission (UCC)
Policy Analyst, Secretariat
Financial Action Task Force (FATF)
Director (Research)
CUTS International
CVS Health
Director, National Digital Identity
Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech)
Head of Banking Conduct Supervision Department
Banco de Portugal, Chair of FinCoNet
Head of Women's Economic Empowerment
BBVA Microfinance Foundation (FMBBVA)
Acting Deputy Director,Payment System Oversight Department, Payments and Currency Management Sector
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)
Macmillan Keck Attorneys & Solicitors
Head, Regulatory and Market Environment, Telecommunication Development Bureau
Senior Analyst in the Policy and Regulation Division
South African Reserve Bank
Practice Manager, Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation, Latin America and the Caribbean Region
World Bank Group
Programme Coordinator, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
Principal Ombudsman & Chief Executive
Channel Islands Financial Ombudsman and Former Canadian Ombudsman
Lead Financial Sector Economist
The World Bank
Senior Financial Specialist
World Bank Group
Assistant Director and Head of the Financial Supervision and Regulation Division
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Business Development Consultant
Deputy Director of Monetary and Capital Markets (MCM) Department
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Lead Financial Sector Specialist, Payments and Market Infrastructures – Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation Global Practice
The World Bank
Senior Financial Sector Specialist
The World Bank
Former Executive Director
UNFPA & Chair, W20 (2020)
Founder and Director
Objectif Securite SA
Head of Financial Inclusion and AgriTech, Mobile for Development
Managing Director of Policy and Partnerships
World Bank Group
Deputy Head, Specialized Risk Department
National Bank of Georgia
Team Leader, Retail Payments
European Commission
IT Security Consultant
Objectif Securite
Vice President of Regulatory Policy
National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV)
Joint Director
Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit
Central Registry of Securitization Asset Reconstruction and Security Interest of India (CERSAI)
Senior Vice President, Data Strategy
BBC 'Click' Presenter and AI Music Artist
BBC News
Senior Research Director
Center for Financial Inclusion (CFI)
Head of Regtech & Advanced Analytics
Financial Conduct Authority, United Kingdom
Program Officer, Regional Office Brasilia
International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Country Director of Mexico
World Bank Group
Executive Director
Supervisor, Supervision Department
Central Bank of Brazil
Executive Director
Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
Deputy Head of Secretariat, CPMI
Bank of International Settlement (BIS)
CEO & Banking Ombudsman
Banking Ombudsman Scheme (BOS), New Zealand
Executive Director
The Global Alliance for Legal Aid
Founder & CEO
IAMTN Network
Head of Digital Payments Innovation Hub
Better Than Cash Alliance
Policy & Measurement, Social Impact & Fellow, Visa Economic Empowerment Institute
Visa Inc.
Deputy Director General, DG Market Infrastructures & Payments
European Central Bank
Chief General Manager
Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Fintech & Suptech Consultant
Deputy Director
Shanghai FOS
Founder & Managing Director
Kashf Foundation
Director, Statistics Department,
Director, Payment & Settlement Department
People's Bank of China (PBoC)
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