Fintech opportunities within China’s Greater Bay Area
November 29 | 15:00 - 19:00
End of Year Event NHKBA
When: 29 November
Where: Kasteel de Wittenburg
Costs: Members: free
Non-members: € 75
This end of year event zooms in on opportunities in the field of FinTech in the dynamic city of Hong Kong, right at the doorstep of China’s vibrant FinTech scene.
Hans Poulis, Chairman of the NHKBA, will start with a word of welcome, followed by remarks by Fiona Chau, Deputy Representative, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels.
Moderator Brian van Wachem, founder of RedSnap will interview Don Ginsel, founder of Holland FinTech and Paula Kant, Head of Investment Promotion at Invest HK about the latest trends and future outlook of the FinTech scene in the Greater Bay Area and the opportunities for Dutch companies there.
Two entrepreneurs, amongst who Diederik Werdmolder, founder of EMF Finance have been there and experienced the FinTech sectors in Hong Kong and Guangdong Province. They will share their stories and give practical insights.
Finally, Patrick Lemmens, Portfolio Manager Global FinTech equities at Robeco, will share his views of this exciting market from a investment management perspective.
The seminar will be concluded with a panel discussion in which there will be room for questions as well.
The moderator of the event will be Brian van Wachem, founder of RedSnap.
After the official part of the seminar there will be a networking cocktail reception.
Come and join us to learn more about the latest FinTech developments in China!
Mr. Hans Poulis, Chairman Netherlands Hong Kong Business Association
Miss Fiona Chau, Deputy Representative Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels
Mr. William Chui, Director Europe, Hong Kong Trade Development Council (TBC)
Mr. Brian van Wachem, CEO Redsnap, Moderator of the event
Mr. Patrick Lemmens, Portfolio Manager Global FinTech Equities at Robeco
Mr. Diederik Werdmolder, Founder EMF Finance
15:00 – 15:05 Welcome
- Hans Poulis, Chairman Netherlands Hong Kong Business Association
15:05 – 15:15 Introduction
- Fiona Chau, Deputy Representative, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels
15:15 – 15:45 What does it take to be successful in Hong Kong and the Mainland?
Interviews by Brian van Wchem on general trends of FinTech companies in the Netherlands, Dutch FinTech companies moving to HK and China and on what it takes to be successful with:
- William Chui, Director Europe, Hong Kong Trade Development Council (TBC)
- Don Ginsel, founder of Holland FinTech
- Paula Kant, Head of Investment Promotion at Invest HK
15:45 – 16:15 Entrepreneurs who have been there
- Representative of company who has just gone to Shenzhen with Holland FinTech
- Diederik Werdmolder, founder EMF Finance
16:15– 16:30 Fintech developments for financial institutions
- Patrick Lemmens, Portfolio Manager Global FinTech Equities at Robeco
16:30– 16:55 Panel discussion, Q&A
16:55 – 17:00 Closing remarks
17:00 – 19:00 Networking cocktail reception
19:00 End of meeting