At Intersect Online, the best and brightest in the financial industry explore common themes and discuss the latest global banking trends. Our virtual stage features presentations from bank99 senior leaders and a banking expert from Forrester Research. Hear global perspectives, real-world stories and relevant case studies in this dynamic session.
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Zhi-Ying serves digital strategy professionals in the financial services and retail sectors across Asia Pacific. Her research focuses on the business and customer value that digital technologies bring; she advises clients on strategies to create new business models and sources of value for customers in the region. She works closely with execs at major banks, insurers and wealth management firms in Asia Pacific. Zhi-Ying's views on banking strategy and digital banking are commonly cited in prominent local and international publications and broadcast media. She is currently based in Sydney having previously worked in Forrester’s Singapore office.
Bernhard has more than 15 years of management experience in various Austrian and international banks. He joined Austrian Post in 2019 to do something new and challenging: build a retail bank from scratch in just under 12 months: bank99. Bernhard has not only overseen the overall project management to launch bank99 but is its Chief of Staff, responsible for Legal, Compliance, Data Protection, Outsourcing Management, HR, Audit, IT-Security and Strategy & Projects. Prior to this role he served as General Counsel and Executive Director at Austrian Anadi Bank, HYPO NOE and the European-subholding of VTB, one of Russia’s leading universal banks.
Michael has more than 16 years of experience in banking sales and financial services. He served as Head of Retail Banking Austrian Anadi Bank and worked at BAWAG P.S.K. prior to joining Austrian Post in November 2018 to build a new sales network from scratch. He is now responsible for a sales force of 150+, along with partners. Additionally, he has developed new channels and products, including online and mobile banking and taken responsibility for the entire P&L ownership across channels.
Devon is responsible for for driving global marketing operations and strategy. He joined the company in 2012 as a senior director leading product management and innovation. In that role, he was responsible for product strategy and proactively bringing new solutions and collaborative innovation to clients around the world. Most recently, he served as vice president, software strategy and operations, through the acquisitions of Phoenix Software and Wincor Nixdorf. Prior to joining Diebold, Devon was an early team member at Apprenda, a leading cloud software and services company. He also served as vice president at Primary Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm, where he focused on investments in the software and technology-enabled services sectors. Prior to entering the venture capital industry, Watson co-founded a software-as-a-service (SaaS) analytics start-up and worked in technology consulting.
Senior Director, Global Campaigns & Digital Marketing
Amy Lombardo serves as senior director, global campaigns and digital marketing for Diebold Nixdorf, a global end-to-end provider of services, software and hardware for the financial and retail industries. In this role, Amy oversees all global campaign development and content promotion and amplification strategies across multiple channels. She also manages digital strategy and execution for the company’s global website and other digital channels that support demand generation and thought leadership.
Amy holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from John Carroll University and a master’s degree in business administration from Cleveland State University. When not working, you will find her with her favorite “stakeholders,” her two children, Lillian and Vincent, or whipping up tasty comfort creations in the kitchen.