Shaul David

Head of New Business Propositions and Partnerships, Railsbank


At Railsbank, Shaul is responsible for expanding the company's reach beyond Fintech and into other verticals that can benefit from embedding banking services into their customer value proposition. Previously, as the UK Government's first Fintech advisor, Shaul collaborated with governments, innovative companies and financial institutions to accelerate innovation across industry verticals. At the Department for International Trade, Shaul helped build the UK Fintech ecosystem, cementing its global leadership position and supporting Fintech companies growing cross border business. Earlier in his career, Shaul held various roles within retail banking technology and finance. He is also a basketball junkie.


The Great Escape from a Banking Legacy


As the banking sector becomes disrupted by new players and conventional business models are challenged, how can banks can move on from legacies (system, infrastructure, corporate culture) and create a new business proposition The panel will discuss open innovation, collaboration with start-ups, open API and banking as a platform and how the banking sector can become fun and exciting as negative news such as AI replacing workforce, banks losing popularity from new graduates as an employer tend to persist in Japan.




2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Marunouchi Building, Main Hall


September 06, 2019 at 10:00AM - 11:00AM