Future of Finance: Fintech Leadership Program

Program Days:
  • November 7, 9, 10, 14, 18, 21, 23, 24, 26*, 28, 30, December 1, 5, 7, 8, 2022
  • 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM (GMT+08) on all dates except *November 26, Saturday 2:00 PM to 5:30 PM (GMT+08)

Delivered online via live virtual interactive
sessions on Zoom.

PHP 150,000.00 or USD 3,000*
*The prevailing exchange rate at the date of payment may apply.

Disrupting Finance via Customer Centricity & Emerging Technologies

Live Interactive Sessions with Globally Recognized Faculty I Real World Experiences of Global Fintech Expert Guest Speakers I Immersive Cohorts For Impactful Learning I Shaping Future Fintech Leaders of The Philippines

Are you prepared for the dramatic changes shaping financial services? If you want to future-proof yourself and be a Regional fintech leader, this course is a must for you.

Your program lead faculty on this journey is

Malik Khan Kotadia: Program Director, Asian Institute of Management


Program Overview

The 4th Industrial Revolution is exponentially changing society, industry and business. This digital disruption is also sweeping through the world of finance. As per a leading global consulting firm, up to 40% of banking revenues and 60% profits are at risk due to new fintech players and changing user behavior. Morever, the COVID pandemic has accelerated digital adoption in financial services by 5 years.

In such a scenario, financial services are transforming in a fundamental manner. Banking will look fundamentally different in the coming 5-10 years as compared to the previous decades.

This exponential disruption is powered by 4 key forces:

  1. Exponential technologiesABCD:I, Blockchain, Cloud, Data
  2. New business models- ABCD: Ambient Banking, Borderless Transactions, Crowdsourcing, Decentralization
  3. Changing user behavior, especially among the millennials and Gen Z, driving ‘gamification’ of finance
  4. Evolving regulatory landscape: Open banking, Regulatory sandbox, Crypto policies, Cybersecurity etc
Program Objectives

This first of its kind course aims to develop future Fintech leaders of the Philippines.

This is one of the most comprehensive & cutting edge fintech leadership programs in the region. With a focus on global learning of emerging and future trends, it will prepare future leaders for success.

The program aims to empower you by:

  • Preparing you to be successful in the exponentially changing world of financial services, by providing a holistic understanding of Fintech and the key forces shaping it: disruptive technologies, new business models, policies & regulations and emerging customer behavior.
  • Imparting current, practical Fintech knowledge and the ability to identify future trends. This will help and guide you in your career, whether you are an intrapreneur in an incumbent organization or a startup entrepreneur creating new disruptions.
  • Orienting you to develop an innovation mindset for success and ‘out -of – the-box’ thinking, which is critical in such a rapidly changing landscape.
What You Will Learn
  • Industry 4.0 and evolution of finance: Introduction to Fintech
  • Fintech categories 1: Payments, Digibanks, Alternative Lending, InsurTech & Wealthtech
  • Fintech 1.0 to 3.0: TechFins, open finance, and ‘co-opetition’
  • The Innovation Continuum: Fintech business models & success factors
  • Future banking 4.0: Ambient Banking & Embedded Finance
  • Blockchain 101- An introduction to blockchain, mining & consensus protocols
  • Bitcoin & crypto transactions: Crypto vs fiat money
  • Blockchain 2.0: Ethereum & Smart contracts
  • Blockchain Platforms & tokenomics
  • Blockchain applications: Enterprises & government
  • From Web 1.0 to Web 3.0: From the platform to ‘Decentralized, ownership’ economy
  • Decentralized Finance (DeFi)- opportunities & challenges
  • Various token types & NFTs
  • Emerging trends: Metaverse
  • Future Finance = Hybrid Finance (Hy-Fi): Traditional Finance (TradFi) + CBDCs + DeFi
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML) in Finance
  • Big Data and Data Governance
  • Fintech Ecosystem & Regulations: Top-down and bottom-up forces shaping Fintech
  • Capstone: Live Industry Projects: group presentations
  • Case study
Key Benefits

This program aims to enhance your Leadership and Knowledge needed to become a cutting edge, Innovative Fintech leader through:

  • WORLD CLASES, LIVE LEARNING: High impact, immersive learning experience via live interactions with world class expert faculty and global expert guest speakers.
  • A NETWORK OF FINTECH PEERS: Your cohort mates and future cohort participants will become your valued Fintech network, comprising the best, brightest, and most forward thinking industry leaders in the Philippines.
  • CUSTOMER FOCUSED DESIGN THINKING: You will understand emerging consumer behavior, which will enable you to develop customer-centric solutions. This will result in superior user experience, which is a must for winning in this fast evolving market.
  • INNOVATION MINDSET: You will be able to identify and quickly adapt to future trends, thereby enabling new growth opportunities and increased efficiency for tangible business value.
Who Should Attend

Industry Sectors:

  • Fintech companies
  • Payment Companies
  • Retail Banking
  • Neo Banks / Virtual Banks
  • Investment / Asset Management / Brokerage Houses
  • Insurance Companies
  • Regulators and Central Banks
  • Government Agencies

Profile of potential participants:

  • Fintech companies
  • Payment Companies
  • Retail Banking
  • Neo Banks / Virtual Banks
  • Investment / Asset Management / Brokerage Houses
  • Insurance Companies
  • Regulators and Central Banks
  • Government Agencies



Malik Khan Kotadia
Adjunct Faculty, Asian Institute of Management

Malik Khan Kotadia is one of the global thought leaders in Fintech, blockchain and digital finance. He has been recognized among the top 50 global Fintech influencers, apart from being named in the and He brings 25 years of industry, start up, consulting, and academia experience. Thus, his programs are a combination of contemporary theory, robust frameworks, and cutting-edge practical learning.

  • Former global digital banker at MNC Banks: 14 years at Citibank in digital banking, digital marketing, digital transformation, and digital engagement.
  • Fintech entrepreneur, advisor and mentor to governments, regulators, banks, & global Fintechs. He has worked with central banks, multilateral agencies, Fortune 500 companies, & Fintech unicorns in various countries such as in Singapore, Netherlands, Canada, Nigeria, Tokyo, etc.
  • Sought after keynote speaker at leading conferences: 150+ conferences in 25 locations; addressed 50,000+ professionals
  • Fintech community builder: Co-founder and Global Board Chairman at the Global Impact FinTech (GIFT) Forum, an elite Fintech think tank of Fintech and policy leaders from 70 countries.


Blended Learning


PHP 150,000.00 or USD 2,728.00*
*Based on USD 1 = PHP 55. The prevailing exchange rate at the date of payment may apply.