Listed on the Women in Fintech 2015, Conny Dorrestijn has worked for over 25 years in marketing and business development roles in the international financial technology industry. She currently is responsible for global payments marketing at FIS, after the company had taken over Clear2Pay, where she was Head of Corporate Marketing and Analyst Relations since its inception in 2001. Key throughout her career is the customer experience in finance and fintech; a theme she has developed throughout her career by working with B. Joseph Pine II and more recently as the financial services Associate Partner at the European Centre for the Experience and Transformation Economies. In the recently published book 'Economy of Experiences' http://www.experience-economy.eu/economy-of-experiences-p-20.html/ she contributed the chapter on a new benchmark in banking: 'a boardroom agenda for survival and change'.
She co-presented the closing keynote at BAI's Retail Delivery for the US banking community in Orlando with Joe Pine on the topic of Authenticity in Finance.In 2011 she opened the two day Global Game Changers in Finance series with a keynote on the generation Babyboom, X, Y and Einstein. In October 2012 she moderated the Global Game Changers track at BAI Retail Delivery and in 2013 in Denver. In 2016 she will lead the Harnessing the Power of Disruption Forum at Payments Connect in San Diego. Her passion for generation Y and Z is translated in her work as Financial Literacy Advisory Committee Member for the Global Give Back Circle. www.globalgivebackcircle.org.
Conny is one of the selection panel members of the FinTech50 and the Fintech Summit for TechTour 2016 and is involved in many international FinTech start-up and VC events and programmes. She is a non-executive advisor to AdviceRobo, Roundcube, Fintech Holland, Synerscope and QiY. In 2015 she partnered with Roger Peverelli and Reggy de Feniks in the launch of the Digital Insurance Agenda, Barcelona (www.diabarcelona.com).
Specialties: consultancy, marketing and business development in finance (retail banking, payments, online financial services, insurance), producing and chairing events in this space, writing articles on (e)finance for a range of international publications.