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The Chicken and The Egg | Tom Reay from Flux | Ep 22
Jul 21 • 28 min
Hello listeners! We are back with the 22nd episode of Charge! In store for you today, we have a conversation with Tom Reay, CTO of Flux. Flux provide digital receipts, right in your banking app. They’re currently available with Costa, Pod and Eat with…
Empowered by Code | Anisah Osman Britton | 23 Code Street | Ep 21
Jun 20 • 29 min
Charge is back! This week we have an interview with girl boss Anisah Osman Britton of 23 Code Street, a coding school for women with a 1-for-1 programme in Mumbai. Anisah chatted to Louisa and Maria Christina about the challenges facing women in the tech…
Is Loyalty a Currency? | Anjalee Sewpaul from Deja Vu | Ep20
May 2 • 29 min
Deja Vu is rethinking loyalty. Anjalee Sewpaul, CEO and founder of Deja Vu, believes that loyalty is worth more than a discount once you’ve collected 10 stamps. She wants to reinterpret loyalty rewards in an experiential way and to equip restaurant owners…
The Investor’s Point of View | Dom Sando from MMC Ventures | Ep19
Apr 12 • 29 min
On Charge, we usually speak to people involved in startups. Speaking to Dom Sando from MMC Ventures, we got a new angle on Charge’s subject matter: the investor’s POV. MMC Ventures is a venture capital company investing in tech businesses and Dom is on…
Plugging into Banks | Ivo Weevers from Albert | Ep18
Mar 21 • 24 min
Banking-as-a-marketplace is happening, folks! Starling just launched their Marketplace Platform, Monzo are rolling out their Marketplace Beta … PSD2 is changing financial services! Riding the marketplace wave is newcomer Albert, the pocket CFO for…
The Unsub Hero | Peter Myatt from Bean | Ep17
Feb 28 • 28 min
It may be cold and snowy here in London but the #ChargePodcast team are cosied up in the podcast studio! Keeping warm with us this week is Peter Myatt, CEO and Founder of Bean. Bean finds, tracks and manages your bills and subscriptions. The average Bean…
Scaling Security | Ed Dowling from Transferwise | Ep16
Feb 14 • 29 min
What’s that? A familiar voice? It’s Ed Dowling from Transferwise! We didn’t get enough out of him back in the webinar episode from December so we’ve reeled him back into the Rise studio for you. Ed is Product Manager for Account Security at Transferwise.…
GDPR Goes International | Sheila Jambekar from Twilio | Ep15
Jan 24 • 29 min
We stole half an hour of time from Twilio’s fantastic data privacy expert, Sheila Jambekar, to get to grips with GDPR. In this episode, we cover what GDPR is changing in the EU, what it means for businesses and consumers and why it’s such a big deal.…
When Security Met UX | Joel Bygraves from Yoyster | Ep14
Jan 10 • 29 min
Happy New Year, Charge listeners! To kick off Charge in 2018, we have an interview with fresh-faced fintech Yoyster, a planning and payment app for groups. Yoyster hold a special place in our hearts because we at DVELP worked on the project ourselves! In…
Securing Financial Apps with 2FA | Twilio + Transferwise + DVELP | Ep13
Dec 13, 2017 • 29 min
This week we have a special episode for you: the recording of a recent webinar we ran with Twilio and Transferwise! Our topic was cybersecurity around transactions, covering 2FA, international money transfers, bank fraud and blockchain. To find out more…
Cuture Add & Hiring Grads | Hessie Coleman from Starling Bank | Ep12
Nov 30, 2017 • 29 min
In the Rise studio with Louisa and Maria Christina this week is Hessie Coleman, Head of People Operations at Starling Bank. Starling is a challenger bank whose mission is to bring clarity and control to banking customers. We invited Hessie in to talk…
Updating Insurance Products | Nick Suhr from Kasko | Ep11
Nov 15, 2017 • 29 min
Kasko are the guys supercharging innovation in the insurance industry. They offer an API-powered product platform to insurance companies looking to act like a startup. This week, we spoke to Nick Suhr, CEO and co-founder of Kasko about the journey the…
Selling to Tier 1 Banks | Jonathan Baker from Simudyne | Ep10
Nov 2, 2017 • 29 min
Simudyne are a software company founded on the belief that “all decisions of consequence should be subject to computer simulation”. Inevitably, that means decisions in financial services should be informed by simulations of their possible outcomes.…
Machines Learning about Fincrime | Natasha Vernier from Monzo | Ep9
Oct 18, 2017 • 28 min
We were absolutely thrilled to host Monzo in the Charge studio this week! Like pretty much every tech-head in London, we are massive fans of their product: a mobile-only bank with a banking licence still hot from the oven. We spoke to Monzo’s Head of…
Finance and Games | Tiffany Saltini from Neuroprofiler | Ep8
Oct 4, 2017 • 29 min
Behavioural finance is a relatively new field that seeks to explain people’s financial decisions and attitudes to risk with cognitive psychological theory. Tiffany Saltini is a PhD candidate in behavioural finance and the co-founder of Neuroprofiler, a…
The Fraud Fighter | Peter Janes from ShieldPay | Ep7
Sep 20, 2017 • 29 min
You put your old car up for sale and someone gets in contact. He comes around to inspect the car and after you turn your back for one moment, he’s grabbed the keys and driven off. How can we protect the peer-to-peer market from frauds? Peter Janes from…
Democratising Investment | Mahoney Turnbull from Crowdcube | Ep6
Sep 7, 2017 • 29 min
Ever wondered how the London fintech scene compares to other startup hubs across the world? Mahoney Turnbull has lived across 8 countries, and has an intimate knowledge of global startup ecosystems. She brought us at Charge a fantastic sense of where…
Getting Chatty About Insurance | Alberto Chierici from SPIXII | Ep5
Aug 23, 2017 • 29 min
Alberto Chierici is the co-founder and chief product officer of SPIXII, an insurtech offering chatbot functionality to insurance providers. We talked to Alberto all about AI and chatbots, the difference between them, the different levels of AI, and their…
Big Data and Women in Tech | Joyeeta Das from Gyana | Ep4
Aug 9, 2017 • 28 min
This week we spoke to Joyeeta Das, the powerhouse founder and CEO of Gyana, a big data AI platform. We talked about data privacy and ownership - how data can be used to the benefit of both consumer and provider. We got drawn in by her passion about women…
Insurtech Gets Social | Erik Abrahamsson from Digital Fineprint | Ep3
Jul 26, 2017 • 29 min
Whilst the fintech party has been in full swing for a number of years, insurtech have only just left pre-drinks. The insurance industry is failing to take advantage of technology that could totally revolutionise it to the benefit of both consumers and…
The Changing Banking Battlefield | Meaghan Johnson from 11:FS | Ep2
Jul 12, 2017 • 29 min
The second episode of Charge is here! In this episode, we’re picking the brains of mobile banking researcher Meaghan Johnson from 11:FS. We got an insightful bird’s-eye view of the various traditional and challenger banks battling over customers, and the…
The Future of Authentication | Marc Boroditsky from Twilio | Ep1
Jun 28, 2017 • 29 min
In the first episode of Charge we speak to Marc Boroditsky, Senior Vice President at Twilio, about two-factor authentication. We discuss Marc’s predictions of the authentication of the future, and the way in which both cyber security and cyber attacks…