Malik Khan Kotadia
Co founder & Chairman
In his 20 year career, Malik has managed global roles in Multinational banks, run billion dollar
businesses in various markets, driven key innovations, and been a serial entrepreneur.
He is currently the Co-founder and Chairman of Finnovation Labs, a Singapore based
global Fintech consulting company working in the areas of Digital transformation, Digital
financial inclusion, policy initiatives etc. He is also a partner at Payment Genes, a global
payments and fintech consulting company, with presence in the Netherlands, Canada,
UK etc. As a global consultant, Malik has worked with Fortune 500 companies, Fintech
unicorns, progressive Banks, Regulators, multilaterals like ADB and Policy makers across
Malik is a passionate Fintech & Digital ecosystem builder, and believes in service and
giving back to the community. He is the Co-Founder and Board Chairman- Global
Impact FinTech (GIFT) Forum, the most diverse and inclusive Fintech think tank globally,
with top ecosystem leaders from 65 countries across all regions, across Banks, fintechs,
Regulators, Central Banks, Multilaterals etc.
It actively engages with and advises Governments, policy makers, Multi-lateral agencies,
Banks and Industry associations across the globe, and is dedicated to deeper
engagement between ecosystem players for social & financial inclusion.
Malik is a sought after global keynote speaker on Digital Finance, Fintech, Innovation,
Blockchain, Digital Financial Inclusion and Industry 4.0. He has chaired and spoken at
150+ marquee conferences, addressing 50,000+ professionals in 25 locations across
APAC, EU, US and Middle East.