22 July 2018
Visit www.gemalto.com

Efma appoints Citi Fintech CEO Yolande Piazza as chairwoman

26 October 2017  |  2438 views  |  1 Source: Efma

Efma, the leading non-profit global networking forum for senior decision makers across banking and insurance industries, is delighted to announce the appointment of its first chairwoman, Yolande Piazza, CEO of Citi FinTech.

In this leadership role, Piazza brings decades of expertise in financial services technology to her leadership role to connect Efma members with Fintechs and the broader financial services ecosystem. Piazza, who is based in New York, will also be Efma’s first chair from an American bank.

Commenting on her appointment, Piazza said: “I am honored and delighted to serve as Chairwoman of Efma. Efma is ideally placed at the center of innovation, customers, and financial services, to drive progress across the industry. I look forward to collaborating with Efma’s members and the Efma leadership team in my new role.”

This new role follows Yolande Piazza’s recent appointment to the UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change (GICC), which is focused on developing the innovation market to work better for women and to accelerate the achievement of gender equality and women’s empowerment. She hopes to take the experience gained from her involvement with GICC and use it to benefit the Efma community.

“This nomination is aligned with our strategy to position Efma globally as catalyzing the industry in its digital transformation, leveraging disruptive technologies and Fintechs,” said Vincent Bastid, CEO of Efma.

Comments: (1)

A Finextra member
A Finextra member 30 October, 2017, 10:22

Yolanda did great job at studen loadn corporation by exporting all well paying U.S jobs to India Tata reducing cost. Interesting enough, at the same time, Yolanda was trying to sell student loans to U.S students and parents.

Keep doing great job Yolanda!!!!!

Be the first to give this comment the thumbs up 0 thumb ups!
Comment on this story (membership required)

Related company news


Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
Visit http://go.jumio.com/finextraAdVisit iliad-solutions.com/Visit https://secure.vasco.com

Who is commenting?

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Calmejane quits Lloyds Bank to join SocGenCalmejane quits Lloyds Bank to join SocGen
13856 views comments | 7 tweets | 8 linkedin
Hong Kong plans September go-live for blockchain-based trade financeHong Kong plans September go-live for bloc...
11472 views comments | 9 tweets | 17 linkedin
Mastercard enlists Worldpay to push Vocalink's Pay by Bank appMastercard enlists Worldpay to push Vocali...
10245 views 19 comments | 15 tweets | 30 linkedin
IBM to test dollar-pegged 'stablecoin'IBM to test dollar-pegged 'stablecoin'
7633 views comments | 4 tweets | 14 linkedin
Bringing about new systems and faster payments globallyBringing about new systems and faster paym...
7498 views comments | 2 tweets | 7 linkedin

Featured job

to GBP £90K base, double OTE (estimate)
London, UK or Europe

Find your next job