Susanne Chishti

Susanne Chishti

CEO & Founder - Fintech Circle

Susanne Chishti is the CEO of FINTECH Circle, a European Angel network dedicated to fintech investment opportunities. She is also the founder of the FINTECH Institute, a peer-to-peer online learning platform for fintech professionals. Alongside her role at FINTECH Circle, Chishti is a guest lecturer on financial technology at the University of Cambridge. She is also a non-executive director at alternative money-lender the Just Loans Group. Chishtie gained an MBA from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) in 1996. She started her career working for a fintech company and went on to hold roles in various banking institutions, including Deutsche Bank, Lloyds, Morgan Stanley and Accenture. Chishtie is the co-editor of *The FINTECH Book*, a crowd-funded financial technology handbook. She also speaks at fintech conferences and events.

Partnering for Growth: What future for FinTech in the growing European digital economy?


The arrival of Fintech startups and the establishment of digital platforms is often seen as a new threat for traditional banks. Should we really oppose Fintech start-ups and banks? Should the new Fintech start-ups be seen as new competitors or should they enable new win-win partnerships? What will be the future of banks in this […]