Who doesn’t like a good quote? We come across interesting and useful quotes all of the time in literature, news media, entertainment, and so on. A potent, succinct quote that underlines a key point or supports an important truth can be like gold.
Often the value of a quote is reinforced by who stated it such as an industry expert, a well-respected figure, or a person of notoriety, but sometimes the quote may be so good that it can stand on its own even if it came from a lesser known or even unknown source.
Here are some great quotes from industry leaders that simplify big ideas, point to the future of banking, and inspire us to implement more effective strategies.
As the president/COO of Innosect and co-founder of the Bank Innovators Council, JP Nicols is recognized as a leading voice for innovation, strategy and leadership, and has previously been named to multiple international lists as a top financial services industry influencer and thought leader.
He frequently write about innovation in the banking industry on his blog.
The CEO and co-founder of Moven, King is also a bestselling author andBreaking Banks radio show host. King was named “King of the Disruptors” by Banking Exchange magazine, with American Banker naming him Innovator of the Year in 2012.
Arvind has global expertise in retail banking and wealth management, built over 25 years with focus on ASEAN markets
He currently advises fintech and edtech ventures. He also serves as a strategic for Crayon Data.
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Shevlin is currently director of research at Cornerstone Advisors where his research focuses on retail banking products and services. He is the author of the bestseller, Smarter Bank and is the author of the award-winning blogSnarketing 2.0 which is published by The Financial Brand.
Chris Skinner is a London-based independent commentator on the financial markets and the chairman of the Financial Services Club. He is the author of ten books including his most recent bestseller, Digital Bank. He is also chief executive of the research firm, Balatro Ltd, and a regular commentator on BBC News, Sky News and Bloomberg about banking issues.
Chris is known for regular speaking and keynote presentations at leading industry forums. You can also follow Chris’ daily writings on his Financial Services Club blog.
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Bradley Leimer is the head of innovation at Santander, N.A. He is an outspoken writer and speaker about banking and technology trends, and is an advisor for startups and industry conferences.
Vikram is a globally oriented leader in the consumer financial services arena, with three decades of experience and a compelling track record in Accelerated Value Creation through change management, business turn-arounds, marketing and operational effectiveness, lending strategies, M&A and finance.
He is currently advising a range of consumer oriented companies on growth strategies, performance optimization and information based decisioning. He also serves as a strategic for Crayon Data.
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David Brear has a deep range of experience in agency, consultancy and client side work for a number of top financial services brands.
Brear is now part of the international Think Different Group. Previously, Brear headed the UK Digital Banking practice for Gartner Consulting, helping key banking clients put in place the right foundations and innovations to grow, expand, defend and run their markets and operations.