DIFC Academy

DIFC Academy, in collaboration with Intuition, the global knowledge solutions company, proudly presents this 2-hour in-person workshop that takes a broad look at how FinTech can contribute to the goal of a “Green Economy”. This course is part of the Professional Development Series 2023.

FinTech and the Green Economy - 400.00 AED
From : 18 May 2023 09:00 AM || To : 18 May 2023 11:00 AM
Mode of delivery : On Premise

In collaboration with 

The sustainable development goals of the World Bank, together with its stated 2030 Development Agenda, are expected to create economic opportunities worth over US $12 trillion.
FinTech technologies will play a pivotal role in achieving these goals, by creating new sustainable finance opportunities. This will be achieved by predicting and analyzing the impact on, and compliance with, the World Banks programs and regulations.
On completion of the workshop, delegates will:
  • Get a broader understanding of several key technologies driving the FinTech revolution.
  • Appreciation of the impact the World Bank’s sustainable development goals will have on the broader financial sector.
  • Understanding of how the current sustainability trends are guiding product development in banks and other financial organizations
  • Look at some case studies where use of technologies is helping the “green cause”, and the factors behind their success.
  • Learn about the challenges and the way forward.

Sudipta Gangopadhyay
Sudipta is a Senior banker with close to three decades of experience in the banking industry. He moved to learning and talent development after an experience of over 25 years across various areas in retail and business Banking such as cards and payments, distribution and branch network, loans and liabilities, credit and risk, and so on. He thus brings to the table a unique combination of understanding of financial services world, coupled with the exposure to the L&D, Talent, and HR domain.
Sudipta has worked with large MNC Banks in India such as HSBC and ANZ, and in UAE with the biggest GCC Banks - ENBD, NBAD and FAB. He has led businesses and managed large teams and has delivered on P&L and other strategic objectives over the years. Some of the roles that he has done over the years include Head of All India Card Issuing (HSBC), Head of Retail Loans (HSBC), Head of Branch Sales (ENBD), Head of Consumer Banking UAE (NBO), Group Talent Manager (NBAD), VP and Head – Learning and Talent Development (FAB) and so on.
Sudipta has been actively involved in implementation of two of the biggest Bank mergers in the MENA Region – ENBD (EBI and NBD) and FAB (NBAD and FGB), building expertise in Change Management, Organizational Design, Capability Framework and Transformation.
Sudipta is now engaged as an independent consultant and trainer across a wide range of subjects in Banking and HR domain. He has been conducting trainings and workshops for several Banks across MENA, India, Southeast Asia, Europe, and USA. In his role as Principal and advisor to boutique financial consultancy firms, he is helping several Banks in the region on business strategy, transformation, and restructuring. He is also passionate about coaching and mentoring and over the years, has acted as a career guide and coach to a number of managers.
Areas of Expertise:
  • Banking – Retail Products, Distribution, Strategy, Marketing; Retail Risk and Underwriting
  • Fintech & Digital Transformation
  • Wealth Management Advisors– Induction, Assessment and Certification
  • Change Management, Innovation, Transformation, Digital Journey
  • People Capabilities - Competency Framework, Learning Needs Analysis, Talent Management, Career Planning
Professional Qualifications:
  • MBA from Indian Institute of Management
  • Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance
  • GALLUP Certified Clifton Strengths Coach
FinTech and the Green Economy
May 18, 2023 9:00 AM -To- May 18, 2023 11:00 AM

FinTech and the Green Economy

In association with Intuition

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