FinTech, Blockchain, and Digital Innovation in United Kingdom
Most recently, Alex Batlin was a Senior Innovation Manager at UBS, founding head of both UBS's FinTech Innovation Lab based in UK's Level 39 accelerator and UBS's Crypto 2.0 Pathfinder research programme into blockchains and their impact on business models.
Previously he was head of UBS's technology research service, delivering market landscapes, insights and foresight to business, technology and leadership communities, as well as an engineer in UBS's technology R&D team, researching big data analytics, social media, cloud and mobile computing, device security, unified communication and cognitive computing technologies. Further back, 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.