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.
January 22nd, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
alibaba, amazon, apple, bitcoin, crypto assets, cryptocurrency, facebook, fintech, google, monzo, open banking, psd2, revolut
This week's Fintech Insider News show was a departure from tradition. Instead of recording in our WeWork offices we took the team on tour, specifically on a pub crawl round London Bridge and Bermondsey and recorded the news show as we went!
January 15th, 2018 | 1 hr 18 mins
bitcoin, cryptocurrency, david brear, fintech, investment, jason bates, kodak, millennial, transferwise
In this episode David and Jason were joined by colleagues Pete Townsend and Ross Gallagher (making his Fintech Insider debut), from our Pulse and Research Team, to tackle the latest news from the last week, alongside regular guests Sarah Kocianski and Charlie Wood. Regulatory based news unsurprisingly steals the limelight, however we also bring you that outrageous Kodak stock rise as well as and an interview with Claudia Bate- Author of "The Fads, The Fears and The Future" where overhyped trends and technologies are discussed.
January 8th, 2018 | 1 hr 11 mins
alibaba, amazon, ant financial, apple pay, banking, business, facebook, finance, fintech, mifid 2, mifid ii, moneygram, open banking, p2p payments, psd2, zelle
We kick off 2018 with an all 11:FS cast as Simon Taylor, David M. Brear, Andra Sonea & Benedict Shegog discuss this weeks top news including upcoming regulation and the impact of open banking.
December 25th, 2017 | 3 mins 17 secs
Seasons Greetings to all our listeners! We bring you a festive hamper of outtakes from over the last year on Fintech Insider!
December 22nd, 2017 | 43 mins 54 secs
In this episode, host David Brear and co-hosts Nigel Walsh and Sarah Kocianski visit Aviva's Digital Garage for InsurTech Insider's very first takeover show!
December 18th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
It's the After Dark Christmas Special and that means we're bringing you a recap of all the top stories from 2017, recorded in front of a live audience. Regular hosts Simon Taylor, David M. Brear, Jason Bates and Chris Skinner are joined by friends of the show Sarah Kocianski and Leda Glyptis.
December 1st, 2017 | 56 mins 57 secs
This week David is joined by longtime friend of 11:FS, Sarah Kocianski, and James York, Founder of Worry+Peace, to discuss insurance as a platform, and we also speak to Sascha Wischek, CEO of Fjuul.
November 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 2 mins
David, Jason and Simon are joined by Ali Paterson, Valentina Kristensen & Tanya Andreasyan for a look back over the week's news.
November 24th, 2017 | 37 mins 45 secs
In this Insights episode, David recorded live from the Tavern Stand at Lords Cricket Ground to explore new ways of working, with Andy Ellis and Peter Ryan-Bell from RBS, and Tunde Olanrewaju from McKinsey.
November 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 5 mins
David, Jason, and Simon are joined by Fluidly Founder, CEO and OBE Caroline Plumb, and CEO and Founder of Norio Ventures, Pete Townsend for this week's news!
November 6th, 2017 | 1 hr 55 secs
This week is an extremely special Halloween episode: After Dark II recorded in front of a live studio audience from our home at WeWork in Aldgate, London, and we're celebrating an important milestone; it's episode number 150!
November 4th, 2017 | 28 mins 4 secs
In a special interview this week, David speaks to Liesbeth Rigter, CEO at MoneYou and Eric Mouilleron, CEO at Bankable, about their partnership and their plans for the future.
November 3rd, 2017 | 28 mins 15 secs
David introduces the second installment from our trip to Xerocon 2017, featuring Edward Berks, Director of Sales, Banking and Fintech at Xero, Ian Christie, CEO at Boma Technologies, Margaret Laidlaw, Partner at Mazars, Mark Sykes, Partner at BDO and Anna Curzon, Chief Partner Officer at Xero.
October 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 58 secs
This week Jason, David and Simon are joined by Sharon O'Dea, consultant, advisor, and blogger, and Kadhim Shubber, Tech 100 #68 and FT Alphaville journalist to discuss the week's top news.
October 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 57 secs
This week, we cover David's time at Xerocon, where he hosted a panel on Frictionless Finance featuring Niall Cameron, Global Head of Digital at HSBC, Caroline Plumb OBE, CEO at Fluidly, Colin Goldstein, Head of Partnerships at iwoca, Stewart Roberts, Executive VP at iZettle, and Shachar Bialick, CEO at Curve.
October 13th, 2017 | 24 mins 10 secs
This week David Brear talks to Niall Cameron, Global Head of Institutional and Digital at HSBC
about strategy, growth and fintech.