FinTech, Blockchain, and Digital Innovation in United Kingdom
Alex Batlin, Senior Innovation Manager, runs UBS's FinTech Innovation Lab based in UK's Level 39 accelerator and leads UBS's Crypto 2.0 Pathfinder research into blockchains and their impact on business models. He is also global head of UBS's technology research service that delivers market landscapes, insights and foresight to business, technology and leadership communities.
In his innovation role, Alex worked on big data analytics, social media, cloud and mobile computing, device security, unified communication and cognitive computing projects. Previously he was bank's global head of SDLC services. Prior to joining UBS, Alex worked at Nomura, JPMorgan and CSC.
He has a degree in Computer Science from University of Bristol.