- An appropriate time for doing something; an opportunity.
- A turning effect produced by a force acting at a distance on an object.
Moment Accelerator creates opportunities - or moments in time - for startups and financial institutions to come together with the goal of accelerating industry transformation within the regtech and fintech space.
Just as a moment in physics is defined by a force acting at a distance on an object along its line of action, Moment Accelerator seeks to enable startups to discover their full potential - acting as a force multiplier to accelerate their growth within the regtech and fintech industry.
No equity requirements
Provide brand and product exposure
Connect with leading financial institutions
Validate your product and service through proof of concept with financial partners
Accelerate growth through industry knowledge
David Liu is Head of Asia Pacific for Compliance at Kroll and Head of the firm’s Hong Kong office. David works with financial institutions and corporations across the region to manage a wide array of risks and to help comply with anti-money laundering, anti-bribery, and anti-corruption regulations.
David was involved with FinTech before the term became commonplace and previously held senior roles at global financial institutions, venture backed companies, and FinTech startups.
Mike Gault is CEO and Founder of Guardtime, the world’s leading blockchain platform company. Its KSI Blockchain platform is used in production around the world for enterprise, telecom and government solutions. The company was founded in Estonia in 2007, where its products are used to underpin Estonian digital society.
Mike has a PhD in the “Numerical Analysis of Advanced Semiconductor Devices” and prior to founding Guardtime spent 10 years in financial services as a quant and derivatives trader with Credit Suisse and Barclays Capital.
Danny Mok is the CEO of DDB China Group and which comprises 3 operating brands - DDB to provide branding, strategic planning and integrated creative services; TRIBAL to provide digital solutions, social media, CRM & e-Commerce services; TRACY to provide retails space planning, shopper marketing & design services.
Danny has over 20 years of industry experience and previously served as CEO of Leo Burnett China and CMO at CSL Hong Kong.
David is the Regional CEO and leads Marsh Asia, which serves clients in the world’s fastest-growing region, comprising: China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
David has over 25 years of experience in the Insurance industry and previously served as CEO of Marsh Hong Kong and CEO of Marsh Philippines.
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Applications open through February 31, 2018.