Bjørn, Head of Sales Development & Analytics, has over 10 years’ experience in working on strategy in the financial sector. In his current role, Bjørn has the strategic responsibility for releasing the potential of BIG data and advanced analytics in Danske Bank, with the goal of being relevant and proactive towards the customers. In addition to this, Bjørn is responsible for building a high performing data science team within the bank, which covers all business units, fraud prevention, AML and operational excellence.
Bjørn holds a M.Sc. in Business Administration and Management Science from the Copenhagen Business School.
Steve joined Shawbrook as CEO in January 2016 from Santander UK, where he was Executive Director and Head of UK Banking, with responsibility for building its SME franchise, running the bank’s Corporate, Commercial, Business and Retail Banking operations as well as Wealth Management.
Prior to joining Santander in 2008, Steve spent eight years at RBS, where he was CEO of Business Banking, Retail Markets and Managing Director of Commercial Banking and Corporate Banking, Corporate Markets.
Steve has a young family (as well as 5 grandchildren!) and in his ‘spare time’ likes to follow Everton (football) and Sussex (cricket); he enjoys music (most types), theatre, reading and taking the dog for a walk whilst also trying to stay in some form of shape at the gym!
Avi joined Earnix in 2013 to lead the product management team, and is currently responsible for defining and designing innovative analytical solutions for retail banks and insurance companies. He has over 20 years of experience in R&D, product development & management, as well as in customer analytics in banking, insurance and telecoms. Prior to joining Earnix, Avi was responsible for value added services across EMEA for COMVERSE. Avi holds an MA in economics from the Tel Aviv university.
Lindley Gooden is a journalist and filmmaker who has worked at the very top levels of British broadcasting and news since the early 1990s.
He has worked in national radio and television as:
- A Senior BBC Journalist
- A presenter on channels as diverse as BBC One, Radio 1, BBC Three and Five and a range of other national and regional radio stations.
- The Consumer Affairs Correspondent on Sky News and Five
Prior to his years in the national media, he was known as the most successful Head of News in local commercial radio – launching new services and dramatically raising audience share and reach, using tools that have since been adopted by radio groups across the UK.
Lindley now works with companies, charities, government and other organisations creating and delivering their own media needs.