Quisumbing Torres' TJ Mendoza, partner and co-head of the Banking & Finance Practice Group and a member of the Corporate & Commercial Practice Group participated as a panelist during The Ultimate FinTech Summit 2018 End of Banking (as we know it) last 21 February 2018. Attended by the country's top entrepreneurs and key decision makers, the summit highlighted sessions on Crypto Currency, Philippine E-Commerce and FinTech, Innovating and Using Technology to deliver trade finance to SMEs and Blockchain Digital Wallets & Services.
With the aim to introduce a more convenient financial access system in the Philippines, the event featured a number of speakers from the country's top companies namely, Jimmy Nguyen (Chief Executive Officer, nChain Group), Israel Keys (Chief Executive Officer, BloomSolutions), Ronica Jones (Chief Executive Officer, Global CreditPros), Lito Villanueva (Managing Director, FINTQnologies Corp.), Paolo Azzola (Managing Director, PayMaya), Robertson Chiang (Founder and CEO, Dragonpay), Vasyl Davydko (Chief Operations Officer, First Circle), Jebb Lewis (ASEAN Head and VP for Business, Redmorph), Mark Vernon (Chief Executive Officer, TagCash), Gary Repchuk (Managing Director,Veritas Pay), Angelo Madrid (Country Manager, Tala), Jean Francois Darre (Chief Analytics and Risk Officer, Mynt [Globe Fintech Innovations, Inc.]), Asim Haneef (Founder and CEO, PaidUp) and Mikko Perez (Chief Executive Officer, Ayannah Information Solutions).
Other session panelists included AJ Acero (Area Director, Regus), Jacqueline Van Den Ende (CEO, True Money Philippines), and Keith Jones (Director, Global Credit Pros.).