Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner is known as one of the most influential people in technology and an independent commentator on the financial markets and fintech through his blog, He has written eighteen books about finance and technology, with bestselling books including the series Digital Bank, Digital Human, Doing Digital and Digital for Good.

He has been recognised as one of the most influential figures in finance, fintech, technology and payments, receiving a lifetime achievement award from the UK payments association in 2023. This is why he has been an advisor to the United Nations, the White House, the World Bank and the World Economic Forum, as well as governments and firms across the world.

Chris is also a successful children’s author with the five-book series about Captain Cake and the Candy Crew.