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Is Deep Tech the real FinTech?

October 19, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

 Is Deep Tech the real FinTech?

Thursday 19 October 2017 @ INSEAD Campus
6.30pm – 9.00pm

Join us as we dive into the future of FinTech, with a focus on DeepTech. 

This event will bring together the perspectives of prominent deep technology providers, building the back-end infrastructure to enable consumer solutions. We will focus on how these inventors focus on the problems they’re solving and choose the most appropriate sales channels to distribute their solutions.


  • Introduction: Laurent Simon and Arvin Singh
  • Deep Tech Inventors: Lenddo, CashShield.
  • Deep Tech Investors: Mistletoe.


Martyna Malinowska FRM, Account Management Director, APAC, Lenddo. Martyna runs account management for Lenddo APAC, and drives digital transformation for the clients, that aspire to adopt financial inclusion strategy. She works with financial institutions across the region, on formulating their new business strategies and assists them with operational and technological changes. Prior to Lenddo Martyna worked as a strategy consultant to Microfinance Foundation in Indonesia – MICRA, where she focused on bringing international capital to MFIs. Martyna has four-year experience in banking, working in JP Morgan and UBS Singapore Risk Management teams.

Samantha Lim, CashShield. As Head of Business Development, Samantha manages the APAC sales operations (BD, training, SOPs etc.). CashShield is an online fraud risk management company that protects enterprises against fraudulent payments and accounts.

Atsushi Taira, Mistletoe Inc. Atsushi is in-charge of facilitating the growth of the portfolio companies as well as sourcing the investment opportunities, and providing mentoring, advice and business development ideas through his experience and business networks.  Mistletoe invests, incubates and grows startups and venture companies in US, Japan and Asia / India (with Taizo Son, brother of Masa Son)

As a complement, we will hear from investors on their experience funding these companies and why they choose to focus on deep tech providers.
Register at 6.30pm for a precise start at 7pm.

Please note: events connect the people who matter in the FinTech Ecoystem. 

The focus will be on content sharing and intimacy, rather than on broad coverage and size of the group (selective audience, no press, dedicated FinTech community).

  • INSEAD Alumni NAA Members and a guest each: $25
  • INSEAD Alumni Non-NAA Members and a guest each: $55