Jeremy K. Balkin serves as the Global Head of FinTech and Innovation for Wholesale Payments at JPMorgan Chase. His team have responsibilities for identifying growth and investment opportunities for the firm in the fast-paced multi trillion-dollar global payments universe. The team are headquartered in New York, with local coverage in Asia, Europe, Middle East and The Americas. Jeremy came to the firm from HSBC where he served as the Head of Innovation & Strategic Digital Partnerships. He is an international executive with two decades of experience in financial services leading innovation and strategic change across large complex organizations. Jeremy is a globally recognized thought leader on ethics in banking, innovation and the strategic engagement of Millennials in financial services. Jeremy is also the multi-award winning author of two books, Millennialization of Everything: How to Win When Millennials Rule the World and Investing with Impact: Why Finance is a Force for Good. He also serves on the advisory board of the Samsung Council for Emerging Technology. Jeremy holds a Masters in Applied Finance from FINSIA, a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales (Australia) and Executive Education in Global Leadership & Public Policy from Harvard Kennedy School. He has run six marathons and is the father of twins.

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  • Education:

    Harvard Kennedy School (2013)
    Financial Services Institute of Australasia (2010-2011)
    UNSW Business School (2002-2005)

  • Current Projects:

    J.P. Morgan - Global Head of Innovation & Corporate Development, Payments

  • Previous Projects:

    HSBC - Head of Innovation, (2015-2021)
    Karma Capital - President, (2012-2014)
    Maquarie Bank - Business Development, (2009-2012)