Principal Consultant, at Capco
Solution architect (specialising in business and applications architecture) for banking platforms - both "innovation" platforms and core banking platforms - across various global Tier 1 universal banks. Special interest in event-driven, micro-service, polyglot, cloud-native REST architectures with modern analytics solutions. Involved in documenting current banking architectures to identify baseline state, opportunities for re-use and flag integration points of difficulty. Defined target state and roadmap to transition.
Charlie Wood has been a guest on 10 episodes.
Ep. 238. Insights: Debunking the myth of AI
July 27th, 2018 | 18 mins 32 secs
ai, azure, chatbots, computer vision, financial services, fintech, machine learning, microsoft, ml
Today's show takes a look at a topic you've asked us to cover for a long time. We're taking on AI. Sarah Kocianski explores what AI can actually do for us, Machine Learning, rules based automation, Computer Vision, chatbots, and why AI experts don't want to work in financial services.
Ep. 234. Insights: Legacy to Cloud
July 13th, 2018 | 20 mins 7 secs
ai, cobol, core, cowboys, fintech, legacy, microsoft
Today's show charts out the banking journey from legacy to cloud. Simon Taylor explores how old programming languages have created a new kind of cowboy, untangling legacy systems, and how banks should approach the powers of AI - which isn't quite the magical word everyone hopes it is.
Ep. 218. News: From Loot To Hoot
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.
Ep. 192. News: Everyone and their grandmother is buying into it
March 19th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
Alexandra Cheung and Charlie Wood join David, Jason and Ross to tackle the week's biggest stories in banking and fintech!
Ep. 178. News: Always look on the bright side...
February 5th, 2018 | 57 mins 45 secs
bitcoin, brexit, crypto assets, cryptocurrency, fca, fintech, millennials, open banking, psd2
In this week's episode, Jason, Simon and David are joined by 11:FS Research team's Ross Gallagher, Capco's Charlie Wood and Fluidly CEO Caroline Plumb.
Ep. 169. FCA Crashes the BYOD Party
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.
Ep. 158. Insights: Perfect storm for change and digitisation
December 8th, 2017 | 38 mins 4 secs
Jason Bates talks to a crack team of experts to find out about the pressures facing small businesses and the solutions that rapid technological change can provide
Ep. 150. Fintech Insider: After Dark II
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!
Ep. 141. The future will be tokenised
October 16th, 2017 | 54 mins 2 secs
Meaghan Johnson is joined by the 11:FS Pulse team's Benedict Shegog, as well as Fintech Insider favourites Liz Lumley, Sarah Kocianski and Charlie Wood.
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!