Banking on Reimagination Banking on Reimagination

Intellect, in tandem with IBM, put forth a powerful digital architecture + infrastructure proposition for banks in the region. We established thought leadership in digital, through a high-impact talk, an interactive panel discussion, and the live demonstration of key user journeys to reinforce our expertise. About 30 C-level representatives from the top 15 banks in the Philippines attended the event. There was zero attendee attrition from start to late finish. Feedback was positive all through.

Some of the highlights were

Though Leadership: Banesh Prabhu, Chief Strategic Advisor, Intellect Design Arena, spoke on “Reimagining Digital Banking Modernization” and unravelled the trends in digital, opened up multiple possibilities – agile and profitable – for the banks. He touched upon two central themes- Digital Banking & Inclusive Banking that essential for the Filipino market. All in the audience including the Deputy Gvernor, BSP, were keen on having another conversation.


Banesh on Reimagines Banking Modernization

A powerful panel discussion: Anchored by Banesh, the high powered CEO panel energetically debated issues, opportunities and challenges around the dual theme of the event. The panel comprised of Donald Limcaco - SVP, Digital Development Group, BDO Unibank; Noel Santiago – CDO and Group Head, Digitalisation and Channels, BPI; and Timothy Sipples - IBM Industry Solutions Architect Executive and LinuxONE SME.


Banesh recounts the Utkarsh story to BPI’s CDO Noel Santiago


Timothy Sipples of IBM talks of a hybrid architecture, of scaling without burning a hole in the pocket, as BDO’s CDO Donald Limcaco looks on.

Icing on the cake, key note speaker: We were delighted to have ChuchiFonacier, Deputy Governor of the BangkoSentral ng Pilipinas present the keynote address at the event. She shared her views on the need for banks to deliver greater customer centricity and stay relevant in this Digital space.



"Think of your customers, and think out of the box,” said ChuchiFonacier, Deputy Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

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