Susanne Chishti

Independent Non-Executive Director

Susanne Chishti has over 20 years of industry expertise including board-level, with a strong focus on organisational governance and the small and medium enterprise (SME) market. Her experience draws on 15 years in finance, having held senior positions at Deutsche Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, Morgan Stanley and Accenture.

Susanne is the CEO of FINTECH Circle, Europe’s first Angel Network focused on fintech opportunities. She is also the founder of the FINTECH Circle Institute, the leading fintech learning platform offering classroom innovation workshops and online courses to C-level executives.

Susanne holds an MBA from Vienna University of Economics and Business. A bestselling author, Susanne co-edited “The FINTECH Book” series, which has been translated into 10 languages and sold across 107 countries. Her wealth of experience led her to being recognised in the European Digital Financial Services “Power 50” 2015, an independent ranking of the most influential people in digital financial services in Europe. Since 2018 Susanne has co-edited further Fintech Books published by Wiley: The WealthTech Book, The InsurTech Book, The PayTech Book, The AI Book and The LegalTech Book, published globally in 2020.