2019 BAFT Europe Bank to Bank Forum


Thriving Through Change

Just like chameleons who are able to adapt as their environment changes, the financial industry continues to adapt and progress, in spite of disruptors, regulatory and compliance requirements and other challenges facing the industry today. At the BAFT Europe Bank to Bank Forum, hear firsthand from thought leaders on how the industry is thriving through these changes.

“The topics were excellent and the speakers were outstanding. I felt like this was 2 days well spent and gave me a launching point to continue with my Europe business travels having fresh conversation topics for meetings.”

“It is a top notch conference covering very relevant topics with credible speakers. Well worth the time and money.”

“Senior attendance, content of presentations were very good and adequate to changing environment.”

“The conference introduced me to many ideas, innovative initiatives and creative people. “

Who Should Attend

This conference draws transaction banking, cash/treasury, trade, international banking and innovation global heads, chairs, senior executives and professionals from banking institutions, government agencies, FinTech firms, other providers and corporations across all continents, from Oceania to Africa.

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Company Name Title
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank PJSC Account Executive
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Assistant to VietinBank Board of Management
Ahli United Bank BSC Assistant Vice President
Alfa-Bank Associate Director
Allen and Overy LLP Associate Sales Representative
American Bankers Association (ABA) Bank Analyst
ANZ Banking Group Limited Banking Services Group
BAFT BSG Head, MENA, Pakistan & Turkey
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (BBVA) BU Manager Global Trade Finance
Banco Sabadell CEO
Banco Santander SA CEO, Europe and Americas
Banco Santander Totta SA CEO, Founder of Pelican
Bank of America Merrill Lynch CEO, Italy and Head, TB Banks Sales, Europe
Bank of China Chairman
Bank of New York Mellon Channel Manager
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Limited Chief Accounting Officer
Bankmed Chief Digital Officer
Banque Misr Chief Executive Officer
Barclays Bank PLC Chief Manager
Basware Chief Representative
BIX Security Corporation Client Coverage, Financial Instituions Group UK & EMEA
BMO Capital Markets Client Solutions Director in Direct Sales
BNP Paribas Co-founder and Vice President, Strategic Relationships
Brown Brothers Harriman & Company Co-Head, Trade Finance
BT Global Services Compliance and Supply Solutions Sales Leader
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) Consultant
Cargill Incorporated Counsel
Centre for European Reform Country Head UK and Head, UK Rep Office
Ceskoslovenska Obchodni Banka, a. s. Deputy Chief Executive Officer-Finance, Operations and Risk, Finance
CGI Group Inc Deputy General Manager
Citibanamex Deputy General Manager, Global Trade Department
Citibank Deputy Vice President
Coinfirm Director
Commerzbank AG Director and Global Liaison Officer
Commonwealth Bank of Australia Director of Marketing
Director of Operations Division
Credit Agricole SA Director of Vietinbank Trade Finance Center
Credit Suisse (Switzerland) Ltd. Director TB FI Sales, Europe & Africa
Danske Bank A/S Director Watson Financial Services Solutions & Long Term Business Development
DBS Bank Ltd Director, Client Coverage Banks, Brokers & Exchanges
Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP Director, Europe and MENA, Global Trade and Banking
Deutsche Bank AG Director, Global Banking Europe MENA
DHL Express Director, Head of International Division
DNB Bank ASA Director, Industry Solutions Financial Services Industry Team
Dun & Bradstreet Director, Trade Finance FI, Western Europe
Euro Banking Association Director, Trade Finance, EMEA
FIS Director, Trade Financial Institutions
Flywire Division Executive, FIS Corporate & Digital Solutions
Global Finance Media Editor
Global Trade Review Editorial Director TF/CMC, ICM-GTB Marketing
GTBInsights LLC Europe Editor, London
HSBC Bank plc European Sales Director
IBM Corporation Executive Director, FIG
Iccrea Banca SPA Executive Liaison Europe Council
ING Bank NV Executive Vice President
Intesa Sanpaolo SpA Executive Vice President Global Sale
Intuit , Inc. Executive Vice President- Treasury
Itau BBA International plc Executive Vice President, CEO of Treasury Services
JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA Financial Institutions Sales GTB UK
Kapital Bank OJSC FinTech strategy Lead
Kasikorn Bank First Senior Vice President
KBC Bank NV Founder and Director
KEB Hana Bank General Manager
KeyBank NA General Manager of KEB Hana Bank London Branch
Leathwaite General Manager, Group Trade Finance
Lloyds Banking Group General Manager, Head of FIs and Corporate Banking
Mayer Brown International LLP Global Deputy Head of Trade Service
McKinsey and Company Global Financial Director
Metafused Global Head Agri
Microsoft Global Head of Strategic Accounts
Millennium BCP (Banco Comercial Portugues SA) Global Head of Trade Finance
MUFG Union Bank NA Global Head of Trade, Supply Chain & Export Finance
National Australia Bank Ltd Global Head Trade & Commodities Finance
National Bank of Canada Global Head Trade Business Development
National Commercial Bank Global Head Trade Finance Product
NatWest Global Head, Correspondent Banking
Nordea Bank AB Global Head, Financial Institutions
Northern Trust International Banking Corporation Global Head, IFI-GTB
Orbian Corporation Global Head, Sales and Network Management
Pasha Holding Global Relationship Manager
Pelican Global Sales Head, Commercial Cards
PNC Bank, National Association Graduate Analyst
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) Head , Financial Institutions Group
Rabobank Nederland Head Emerging Markets and Trade Finance
Rabobank, NA Head Financial Institutions
Raiffeisen Bank International AG Head Global F.I. & Transaction Banking
Rand Merchant Bank Head of Bank Coverage
RBC Financial Group Head of Bank Team Emerging Markets
RBC Financial Group/RBC Centura Head of Banks
Ripple Head of Business Solutions
Rohan Consulting Head of Cash and Sub Custody Sales
Santander Bank, NA Head of Cash Management & Payments
Scotiabank Head of Correspondent Banking
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (SEB) Head of Department, LCI NC Financial Institutions EM
Societe Generale Head of Deputy Business Managers, Transaction Services
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) Head of DLT Trade & Treasury Solutions
Standard Advisory London Limited Head of Export Department
Standard Chartered Bank Head of FI Europe
State Bank of India Head of Financial Institution Relationships
Sullivan & Worcester Head of Financial Institutions
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Head of Global Trade & Receivables Finance
Surecomp Head of Global Transaction Banking
Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) Head of Global Transactional Banking
SwapsTech Head of Global Transation Banking
Swedbank Head of GTB
Synergic Partners-Telefonica Head of International Bnak s (Denmark)
Taulia Head of KYC Compliance Services
TD Bank Group Head of New Proposistion
The Banker Head of Non-OECD Countries
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Head of Northern Europe FIs, Utility Banks and Internal Clients
The Saudi British Bank (SABB) Head of Product Management Trade
The Wellbeing Project Head of Product Management, Trade Services
Turk Ekonomi Bankasi Head of RegTech and Advanced Analytics
Turkiye Garanti Bankasi S.A. Head of Relationship Management, UK, Ireland & the Nordics
TXF Media Head of Sales Europe, Transactional Products & Services
U.S. Bank National Association Head of Strategic Engagements & Relationships, Group Payments & Cash Management
UniCredit Bulbank Head of Trade & Structured Export Finance Solutions
UniCredit Group Head of Trade Finance
University College London Head of Trade Finance and Correspondent Banking
VietinBank Head of Trade Finance Services
VTB Bank Head of Trade, Treasury and Risk
Wells Fargo Bank NA Head of Transaction Banking U.S.
Westpac Banking Corporation Head of Transaction Services UK
Wirecard Bank AG Head TCF Energy London
Yoyo Wallet Head Trade Finance
Zagrebacka banka d.d. Head Trade Finance Competence Center
Zions Bancorporation Head Trade Finance, Emerging Markets
Zurcher Kantonalbank Head, Financial Institutions
Head, Global Financial Institutions
Head, Global Transactions and Payment Services
Head, Product Strategy and Innovation, Global Transaction Banking
Head, Product-Global IFI GTB
Head: Corporate and FI Trade Sales
Head: Trade Finance
Head; FI Sales, Transactional Products & Services
International Legal Consultant
International Trade Product Manager
LatAm COO for Corporate Banking and Global Transaction Services
Managaing Director and Global Head Financial Institutions
Management Consultant
Manager, Sales and Marketing
Managing Director
Managing Director and Head, Correspondent Banking, TB Americas
Managing Director and Head, Financial Institutions
Managing Director and Head, Trade Finance
Managing Director, Cash Clearing Services Bank
Managing Director, Co Head Product Management, Trade Head, GTS EMEA
Managing Director, Europe
Managing Director, Europe and Asia
Managing Director, Europe and MENA, Global Trading & Banking
Managing Director, Global Head of Financial Institutions, Global Liquidity and Cash Management
Managing Director, Global Head Trade Finance & Financial Institutions
Managing Director, Global Head Trade Finance Flow
Managing Director, Global Head, Trade and Working Capital
Managing Director, Global Trade Finance Operations
Managing Director, GTB Product and Propositions
Managing Director, Head of Supplier Financing EMEA
Managing Director, Head of TTS EMEA
Managing Director, Investment Banking & Markets
Managing Director, Regional Head of Transaction Banking, EMEA
Managing Director, Trade & Working Capital Solutions
Managing Director, Treasury Services Head of Relationship Mgt Developed Mkts EMEA
MD, Regional Head of FI & NBFI Sales Europe
Payments, Africa
Pre-Sales engineer in Direct Sales
President and Chief Executive Officer
Product Development Manager, Trade & Working Capital Solutions
Product Marketing Manager
Production Manager
Publisher and Editorial Director
Regional Co-Head, Sales
Regional Director, GTB Trade Sales & FI, Europe
Regional Head EMEA, GTB
Regional Head of Trade & Treasury Solutions Americas
Regional Vice President, Europe Sales in Direct Sales
Relationship Director
Relationship Manager
Relationship Manager, Financial Institutions
Sales Director
Sales Director, EMEA
Sales Director, EU in Direct Sales
Sales Director, MENA in Direct Sales
Section Head, LCI NC, Financial Institutions
Senior Advisor
Senior Associate
Senior Associate Fellow
Senior Development Manager
Senior Director, Business Markets
Senior Director, EMEA Business
Senior Director, International Policy
Senior Manager
Senior Manager, Business Development
Senior Manager, FI Sales
Senior Managing Director
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Manager, Financing Services
Senior Product Manager, Trade Finance Product Management
Senior Propositions Manager
Senior Vice President
Senior Vice President and Head, US Operations and Sales
Senior Vice President and Manager, International Banking Group
Senior Vice President and Manager, International Financial Institutions
Senior Vice President and Regional Product Manager
Senior Vice President, EMEA Region Head, International Trade Services
Senior Vice President, Global Head Financial Institutions
Senior Vice President, Global Payment Sales
Senior Vice President, Global Payment Services
Senior Vice President, GTB Products & Services
Senior Vice President, International Trade Services
Senior Vice President, Payment Concepts
Senior Vice President, Payments & Emerging Technology
Senior Vice President, Trade Products
Special Global Counsel
Sr. Account Manager
Sr. Director, Marketing
Sr. Manager, Programs & Events
SVP, Head Corporate Products & Programs, Transaction Banking
Trade & Structured Export Fiannce Solutions
Trade Asset Placement
Trade Head
Transaction Banking and Technology Editor
UK Country Head
UK Senior Banker
Vice Chairman, Corporate Banking
Vice President
Vice President and Country Manager for Europe, Japan & Russia
Vice President, Europe MENA, Global Trade & Banking
Vice President, Global Financial Services
Vice President, Sales & EMEA
Vice President, Trade & Supply Chain Solutions
Vice President, Trade and Supply Chain
Vice President, Trade Finance Sales

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What to Expect at This Year’s Event

300 + Attendees

130 + Companies

6 Continents

Hotel Accommodations

London Hilton on Park Lane
22 Park Lane
London, W1K 1BE, United Kingdom

Reserve your room directly with the hotel. Rooms usually sell out early. Check out additional hotel information and rates.

Register for the Europe Bank to Bank Forum today!

Early Bird
until Nov. 30
Regular Rate
after Nov. 30
Member $1850 $2100
Member Group $1750 $2000
Non-Member $2450 $2700
Government $1100 $1100
Future Leader – Alumni $1400 $1400
Awards Only $200 $200
Demos Only $250 $250

*Registration fee is in US dollars.

Two ways to Register

  • 1. Download and Complete the registration form.
  • 2. Register online by clicking the registration button below.

Group Rate Special: BAFT members receive USD$100 discount off each member registration of 5 or more registrations received from the same institution at the same time. Please contact [email protected] to receive your special group rate form. Non-members, Government and awards only registrations do not qualify for group rate.

Demos only: We will have four trade consortia demonstrating their different trade finance platforms on Tuesday, January 15 from 17:00 to 18:30. Demos only pricing are for those planning to attend the demos and evening networking event ONLY. Full conference attendees have full access to all conference sessions and events, including these demos (no extra charge required).