Finnovista is an amazing community of people and organizations who are enthusiastic about bringing innovation to the financial services industry across Latin America and Europe. Andres Fontao and Fermin have done an amazing job of building this community over the past six years through many amazing initiatives! In September 2018, I was invited to keynote FinnoSummit, their flagship event, in Mexico City. This was a fun event with over 1,500 participants from 15 countries attending.
I believe the most important barriers to overcome in financial inclusion are trust, cost and access. Fortunately, as smartphone penetration increases dramatically across the region, a new wave of entrepreneurs and startups are working to address these. The opportunities are massive.
Below are the link to thee video (in Spanish), and the deck is linked below as well.