About Us

FTAHK is organised and led by the community, for the community. We are not-for-profit and an independent structure, based on pillars of transparency, accountability and governance.

James McKeogh
James McKeogh
Partner, KPMG China
Maaike Steinebach
Maaike Steinebach
CEO, Hong Kong Branch and MD IB&M Hong Kong, CBA
Henri Arslanian
Henri Arslanian
FinTech & RegTech Lead, China/ HK and US Liaison, PwC
Musheer Ahmed
Musheer Ahmed
Co-head APAC Risk and Regulations, GreySpark Partners
Karen Farzam
Karen Farzam
Co-Founder, W Hub
Matt Dooley
Matt Dooley
Managing Director, Connected Thinking
Marc Entwistle
Marc Entwistle
Senior Manager, Asia-Pacific FinTech, EY
Amanda Tung
Amanda Tung
Marketing Manager, ANX International
Dr. Yanfeng Zheng
Dr. Yanfeng Zheng
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, The University of Hong Kong
James Mirfin
James Mirfin
Managing Director & Senior Site Leader, North Asia, Thomson Reuters
Alex Medana
Alex Medana
CEO, FinFabrik

The value of the Association will be generated through the work and activities from our Committees. We are focused on clear outcomes and actions. We will start with the following 12 committees:

AI – Artificial Intelligence

Benjamin Maurice

Florian Spiegl

Big Data

Avril Parkin

Ben Quinlan


Hugh Madden

Jehan Chu

Medhy Souidi

Design & Experience

Liam Gilligan

Nelson McKey

Digital Banking

Andrew Eldon

Boo Boon Khoo

Antony Morris

Financial Literacy & Inclusion

Veronica Fung

Tony Verb


Lapman Lee

Josianne Robb

Policy & Advocacy

Tyler Aveni



James Lloyd

Praveena Rai


Janos Barberis

Brian Tang

Talent & Diversity

Warwick Pearmund

Manasy Vidyasagar


Richard Chow

Steve Yang

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