Ildefonso Olmedo

CTO Digital and Innovation at Santander UK

About

Ildefonso is the CTO Digital and Innovation at Santander UK and is responsible for Research & Development and proofs of concepts as well as delivering high profile innovation programmes – Apple Pay, OnePay FX, the blockchain-based international payments service to retail customers, etc. He established the Department following the completion of his MBA at Tongji (Shanghai) and UCI (California) and having worked in Europe, America, Asia. He has also been an influential figure in the continued Digital Transformation of Santander Technology advising on Agile best practices, (he is a Certified Scrum Master and a Certified Kanban Management Professional) certified, software engineering best practices, SOA (he has a master on network and telecommunications engineering, 2nd national award) etc. He is also a certified cloud architect and leading the design of the cloud patterns to move banking services into cloud. Blockchain has been his baby since completing a Masters in Blockchain at Stanford 2 years ago. He is part of the Stanford blockchain club and is currently working on web 3.0 PoCs such as Digital Trust protocol that he open sourced almost 2 years ago after presenting at the OSSF in New York.

Tickets will be available soon
Come Join Us to #BuildTheNextWeb

PBWSummit will gather the most prominent blockchain and digital asset organisations from all around the world for three days of insightful talks in Paris! Get on the whitelist for the 2023 edition and be the first to receive our promotions.

Get whitelisted
seel all speakers