Event Details

Monday, April 23, 2018

SINGAPORE: Luncheon briefing with Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore

Event Information

Date & time

Monday, April 23, 2018
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Location

Washington, DC

Contact

Liam Morgan at +1-212-490-0460 or L-Morgan@bciu.org

This is an off-the-record luncheon briefing with Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Margaret Hanson-Muse, Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs - U.S. Embassy Singapore, and Regional Commercial Officer for the ASEAN region

Venue details will be provided upon registration.

Hosting opportunities are available.

For more information, please contact Liam Morgan at L-Morgan@bciu.org or +1-212-490-0460.

 

Biographical Information

Sopnendu Mohanty

Sopnendu Mohanty currently serves as the Chief FinTech Officer of the Monetary Authority of Singapore. In this role, he is responsible for creating development strategies and regulatory policies around technology innovation to better manage risks, enhance efficiency and strengthen competitiveness in the financial sector.

Previously, Mr. Mohanty worked as the Global Head of Global Consumer Lab Network and Programs of Citibank from December 2014 to July 2015. In addition, he served as Citibank’s APAC Regional Head of Branch Operations and led the Consumer Innovation Lab in Singapore.

At Citibank Japan Limited, Mr. Mohanty served as the head of Business Development and Planning from September 2009 to May 2010 and as the Head of Re-Engineering from March 2007 to August 2009. Prior to this, he worked as Head of Operations and Technology from January 2004 to March 2007 at Citibank and as the Head of Product and Services at Development for Citibank’s Technology Group from January 2003 to January 2004. Globally, Mr. Mohanty played a significant subject matter expert role in driving Citibank’s global smart banking program, to transform bank’s physical network to digital first, smart and innovative, client-centric customer engagement center.

Mr. Mohanty studied at the Birla Institute of Technology in India.

Margaret Hanson-Muse

Margaret Hanson-Muse, a career member of the Foreign Service, currently serves as the Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs for the ASEAN region at the U.S. Embassy Singapore. She was first appointed to the position in December 2014.

Prior to this role, Ms. Hanson-Muse served as the Minister Counselor for the U.S. Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy New Delhi from September 2011 to August 2014. From September 2009 to July 2011, she co-founded the Bogota Chapter of Women Corporate Directors. Additionally, Ms. Hanson-Muse worked as a Commercial Counselor for the U.S. Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy Bogota from July 2007 to July 2011, and served in the same role at the U.S. Embassy Lima from July 2004 to July 2007 and at the U.S. Embassy San Jose from July 2000 to June 2004.

Previously, Ms. Hanson-Muse served as a Deputy Commercial Counselor for the U.S. Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy New Delhi from July 1997 to June 2000 and as a Commercial Attaché at the U.S. Embassy Abidjan from June 1993 to June 1997. She also worked as a Trade Promotion Contractor for the U.S. Commercial Service in Mexico City from September 1990 to February 1992.

Ms. Hanson-Muse holds a Masters of Business Administration from Columbia University and a Bachelor's Degree from Brandeis University.