About to re-invent myself, this time in EdTech. Previous track-record is only indicative.
Janos Barberis skilfully combines academic rigour with an unrivalled entrepreneurial spirit. He has an established a track record in the FinTech Industry (named 32nd Most Powerful Dealmaker globally, Institutional Investors, 2018) and in academia (13th legal scholar in the world, SSRN, 2018). He is driven to deliver actionable insights which have benefited the business transformation and innovation of Tier-1 financial institutions, across 400 B2B partnerships with cutting-edge technology start-ups. The 49 start-ups across Janos’ accelerator cohorts have raised over US$500 million and are regularly listed as leading FinTech companies, globally. He trained over 100,000 people in the last 4 years through online courses (x2), books (x3) and academic papers (5) in order to raise market awareness on FinTech & Regtech. He was on the FinTech board of the WEF and SFC
This has been achieved by fostering an international community of change-makers, ranging from entrepreneurs, academics and regulators. Janos promoted sustainable innovation in financial markets by heavily investing in Human Capital development. Regular stakeholder interactions with senior government officials and development agencies combine start-up ecosystem access with policy-minded advice. Janos currently focuses on the financial stability implications of BigTech firms, given their “too-large-to-ignore scale” and promotes a sustainable finance agenda via start-up business models. He leads a team of 18 people across key FinTech hubs, including Hong Kong, Singapore & London.