Haskell Garfinkel is the co-leader of PwC’s FinTech practice. He focuses on assisting the world’s largest financial institutions consume technological innovation and advising global technology companies on building customer centric financial services solutions. In addition, he specializes in and thoroughly enjoys working with startups and new market entrants to help them scale their products.
Recently, Garfinkel has led PwC’s investments and partnerships in blockchain based solutions, with a keen focus on bringing commercially viable blockchain based solutions to market. He is also the co-creator of Strategy&/PwC’s DeNovo platform, a first of its kind SaaS offering, that helps users understand how disruption impacts their business strategy and what actions to take.
This is the final part of a four-part series. The first article is here. The second is here. The third is here. FinTech is more than technology. It is a cultural mindset. Companies hoping to flourish need to shift their thinking to better meet customer needs, constantly track technological developments, aggressively engage with external partners and integrate digitization into […]
This is the third in a four-part series. The first article is here. The second is here. Typically, disruption hits a tipping point at which just less than 50% of the incumbent revenue is lost in about a five-year timeframe. Recent disruptions that provide valuable insight include streaming video’s impact on the video rental market. […]
This is the second in a four part series. To read the first article click here. To help industry players navigate the changes in the banking, fund transfer and payments, insurance and asset and wealth management sectors, we have identified the main emerging trends that will be most significant in the next five years in each […]
It is difficult to imagine a world without the Internet or mobile devices. They have become core elements of our lifestyle and have brought a high degree of disruption to virtually every area of business. The financial services (FS) industry is no exception; the digital revolution is transforming the way customers access financial products and services. […]