Simon is Co-Founder and Blockchain Lead at 11:FS.
Previously at Barclays, he established the bank as one of the leaders in blockchain thought and action. Simon also serves as an advisor to central banks and governments, in addition to consulting the top 20 banks on blockchain. He's helped a variety of startups flourish through the Barclays Accelerator.
Ep. 145. Insights - Transferwise Takeover
October 27th, 2017 | 41 mins 5 secs
This week, we’re recording from the Transferwise office in Shoreditch Highstreet, a stone’s throw from our home in WeWork, Aldgate, to hear the Transferwise story.
Ep. 136. Hacks, hacks and more hacks
October 2nd, 2017 | 1 hr 1 min
David, Jason and Simon are joined by special guests Valentina Kristensen and Andra Sonea to discuss this week's news.
Ep. 135. Insights: Assets Management
September 29th, 2017 | 35 mins 1 sec
Simon Taylor leads a roundtable discussion of Asset Management taking it right back to basics, for the uninitiated and experts alike
Ep. 134. Fintech Insider: After Dark I
September 25th, 2017 | 45 mins 20 secs
This week's news show was recorded live in front of an audience at our offices in WeWork Aldgate! David, Simon and Jason were joined by special guests Sarah Kocianski, Liz Lumley and Jamie Campbell for this very special edition of the show.
Ep. 132 News: iPhone Ex
September 18th, 2017 | 1 hr 8 mins
In another packed episode David and Simon are joined by Kadhim Shubber, Sophie Guibaud and Pete Townsend to discuss the week's news - and we have an exclusive interview with receipting startup Flux as they debut on Starling's brand new Marketplace.
Ep. 130. News: How big is the Shadow Economy?
September 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
David, Jason and Simon are joined by Dave Birch and Richard Davies for this week's news.
Ep. 129. News: Double Ether and Cheese
September 4th, 2017 | 1 hr 10 secs
Monty Munford and Sarah Kocianski join the guys for an adventure into this weeks news.
Ep. 127. News: Mauled
August 29th, 2017 | 52 mins 43 secs
Sam Maule takes the reins for his first time in the Fintech Insider hosting seat for this week's news show.
Ep. 126 Interview - Beth Knickerbocker, CIO, OCC
August 25th, 2017 | 19 mins 54 secs
Simon Taylor interviews Beth Knickerbocker, CIO at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), based in Washington D.C.
Ep. 125. News: Are you bad when you're big?
August 21st, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
David, Jason and Simon are joined by Liz Lumley, Ali Paterson and Charlie Wood for the news!