Head of Research at Bank of Ireland Innovation

Stephen Moran

Stephen advises on consumer behaviours, emerging technologies, and broader societal trends. Charting a course for financial services to 2025 and beyond. Guiding startups and fintech investment. Helping to shape the future experience.

Bank of Ireland Innovation programme head:
* Blockchain / DLT
* PSD2 / Open Banking / API Strategy
* Artificial Intelligence (AI)
* IoT/Smart Cities

Helping shape EU policy on crypto-technologies:-
* Blockchain Task Force – European Banking Federation (EBF)
* Blockchain Trade Finance WG – Euro Banking Association (EBA)

Providing mentor support to early-stage tech startups:
* Startup Weekend
* Startup Next
* Accenture Fintech Innovation Lab