Speaker: Ģirts Bērziņš
On the day of October 28, 1820, the first innovation by Swedbank went live. The innovation scaled and made room for many more innovations for many more years for many more people. What have we learned so far and what we see ahead? All these questions and many more will be answered by Ģirts Bērziņš, Head of Digital Innovations at Swedbank Group.
Ģirts Bērziņš has a strong business and technology management background. He has held various senior positions at Swedbank Group in all home markets. Ģirts has managed cards business, branch network, IT and administration services, retail banking, and Channels Competence Centre. Ģirts has also worked for Lattelecom as Chief Technology Officer. For the past few years, Ģirts has been the Head of Digital Innovation at Swedbank Group dealing with innovation, open banking, and fintech partnership topics. Ģirts has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Latvia, where he has also studied law.