David is CEO and co-founder of 11:FS.
Named among the Top 100 most influential Fintech Leaders of 2016, he is one of the most recognised and influential people in financial services.
At Lloyds Bank and Aviva, David delivered large-scale digital transformations then led Gartner's Global Digital Banking Practice, before founding 11:FS.
August 10th, 2018 | 48 mins 29 secs
86400, atom bank, bank, banking battlefield, challenger bank, fintech, metro bank, monzo, starling
Today's show take a deep dive on the issue of challenger banks. David M. Brear and Laura Watkins guide us through what it means to be a challenger bank by speaking to those who've built them from the ground up.
August 6th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
ant financial, apple, china, fintech, grg, news, rbs, regulation, suede, us treasury, zelle
On this week's news show Ross, David, and Sarah are joined by a great pair of guests, Diana Paredes and Sian Lewin to talk about the latest and greatest fintech news stories this week.
July 30th, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
after dark, atlanta, fintech, news
We have an incredible star-studded episode for you, with the release of After Dark VI, and of course a run down of the most interesting news in the space. Hosted in two cities, recorded 6 hours apart, and with a great deal of digital magic London brings you David M. Brear, Simon Taylor, and Sarah Kocianski are joined by: Marieke Flament, Simon Vans-Colina, and Daniel Hegarty. Next up from Atlanta, Sam Maule and Doug Bobenhouse are joined by three pairs of guests: Rob Frohwein and Shannon Johnson; Kathryn Petralia and Andrew Morris; rounding out the show we had Howard Bush and Ginger Schmeltzer.
July 23rd, 2018 | 57 mins 46 secs
alibaba, amazon, bitcoin rig, challenger bank fund, cybg, fintech, kodak, m-pesa, metro bank, mining, monzo, news, paypal, rbs, revolut, santander, spotlite, starling, tencent
On this week's news show, Ross and David are joined by a great pair of guests, Eric Fulwiler and Teana Baker-Taylor to talk about the latest and greatest fintech news stories this week.
July 9th, 2018 | 54 mins 33 secs
edm, fca, fees, fintech, goldman sachs, monzo, news, regulation, sandbox, tsb
On this week's news show, Sarah and David are joined by journalist Monty Munford and Husayn Kassai, CEO of Onfido to discuss the latest and most interesting news in the fintech space.
July 6th, 2018 | 32 mins 16 secs
atom, financial inclusion, fintech, monzo, motive, network effect, onefintechnation, sybenetix, technation, uk, uniting
In our final One Fintech Nation episode David takes a look at how fintechs and banks can work together. Our series with Tech Nation has looked at fintech solving real problems, UK fintech from an international perspective, and what's happening in UK fintech outside of London. This episode brings it all together.
June 25th, 2018 | 52 mins 25 secs
cybg, digital bank, fintech, monzo web, news, outage, pensionbee, priviti, starling
Simon and David are hosting this week's episode of fintech news. Today they're joined by our fantastic guests: Romi Savova, CEO of PensionBee, Megan Caywood, Chief Platform Officer at Starling, and Dave Cunningham, CEO at Priviti Group.
There's also an informative interview with Francisco Carvalho Araújo, Product Manager at Monzo.
June 11th, 2018 | 49 mins 24 secs
binance, blockchain, fintech, maersk, money2020, news, starling, visa
Live from the Arena stage at Money 20/20 Europe in Amsterdam, hosts David M. Brear, Simon Taylor, and Sam Maule are joined by Leda Glyptis, CIO at Qatar National Bank, Rob Frohwein, CEO of Kabbage, Sara Feenan, Business Development Manager at Clearmatics, Jeff Tijssen at 11:FS, Anna Irrera, Fintech Correspondent at Reuters and Peter Hazou, Director of Business Development at Microsoft.
June 7th, 2018 | 11 mins 55 secs
banking, david brear, internet of things, monzo, smart bank, smart banking
Simon Vans-Colina visits us at 11:FS to reveal all about their new IFTTT integration
June 4th, 2018 | 49 mins 44 secs
david brear, fintech, fintech news, gdpr, google, izettle, jason bates, paypal, square
Jason Bates and David Brear are back together after what seems like an eternity! They're joined by the wonderful Caroline Plumb as well as debutants Ryan Edwards-Pritchard from Funding options and Kirsty Grant from Seedrs. We also bring you an awesome snippet with CEO of Rooster Money Will Carmichael!
May 29th, 2018 | 39 mins 48 secs
digital banking, digital products, digital services, emojis, fintech, tcf2018, temenos, truly digital banking, truly digital services
David, Simon and Sarah lead a bevvy of insightful guests through a jam-packed, fast paced live show from Temenos' TCF2018 event in Dublin.
May 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
banking, banks, digital, fintech, funding, gambling, monzo, mortgage, news
In this week's episode, Laura Watkins, Sarah Kocianski, and David M. Brear are joined by Charlie Wood from Capco and Simon Vans-Colina from Monzo.
May 16th, 2018 | 23 mins 26 secs
commercial banking, female role models, gender imbalance, private banking, rbs, retail banking, women in banking.
In this episode, David M. Brear speaks to Alison Rose, CEO, Commercial and Private Banking at RBS.
May 11th, 2018 | 44 mins 38 secs
andy maguire, banking, banks, finance, fintech, hsbc, incumbent, innovation, interview
David sits down with Andy Maguire to talk about what the future of digital banking means for HSBC.
May 9th, 2018 | 42 mins 16 secs
audio, brand impact, fintech, internet of things, interview, iot, marketing, vayner, vaynermedia
David and Simon sat down with Jeff Nicholson and Patrick Givens to talk about the uniqueness of VaynerMedia.
April 27th, 2018 | 25 mins 2 secs
brexit, deputy mayor, diversity, entrepreneur, fintech, future, gender, interview, rajesh agrawal
David sits down with the Deputy Mayor of London, Rajesh Agrawal to discuss the future of fintech in London and what the city's financial industry needs to be doing to remain the financial capital of the world.