Fintech's evolutionary journey: where do we go from here?

Leading fintech voices discuss the future of fintech, and the next generation of cutting-edge technology.

Event date
Thursday, 27 July 2022

Event time
12:30 - 2:30pm (AEDT)

Delivery mode
In-person & online

Stone & Chalk Sydney Startup Hub
Level 4, 11 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Guest speakers

Join us as we tackle this topic and more in an insightful panel discussion with some of the leading voices in Australian fintech.

fred schebesta july fintech


An Australian-born entrepreneur, adviser, international speaker, and founder of Finder, Fred Schebesta has been scaling businesses for 23 years, including several crypto startups.

A futurist and cryptocurrency expert, Fred will bring his extensive fintech experience to our upcoming panel.

apurva headshot fintech july

General Manager
Block Earner

Apurva is a well-known name in the tech startup space. He has played a critical role in the success of several high-growth startups such as Snapdeal, Catch and more recently at Sendle.

Apurva is currently the global GM at Block Earner - one of Australia's first crypto based holistic banking solutions - where he is responsible for building and scaling the business across global markets.

vanessa fletcher fintech july

Nano Digital Home Loans

Vanessa has extensive experience managing large multifunctional marketing teams across Finance and Travel. As Chief Marketing Officer of Nano, Vanessa has been instrumental in building the brand from startup to scaleup.

In her 14 years of experience, Vanessa held eCommerce and Marketing roles with St.George and BT Financial Group where she led transformational change across digital.

Event Date
27th July 2022

12:30 - 2:30 pm AEDT

Topics for discussion include:

  • What are the challenges for Australians with traditional finance and how are fintechs making it better?

  • What's working really well in fintech and why?

  • What does the next generation of cutting edge fintech look like?

  • How will Australians experience banking & finance in 10 years' time?

  • Where are the new risks and how will they be managed?

Event recording


The future of Australian fintech is brighter than ever – here's why.