For this episode of our special series of webinars in partnership with the Global Blockchain Business Council, we will be joined by Sultan Meghji, whose credentials precede him. A recognised expert in financial technology, earlier this year Sultan was appointed the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) first Chief Innovation Officer to lead its efforts to promote adoption of innovative technologies across the financial services sector.
Sultan previously co-founded Neocova , a financial technology firm providing secure, cloud-native, artificial intelligence-based software for community banks and credit unions. He has served as an advisor to the U.S. Treasury, the Group of Seven (G7), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC),and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the areas of cybersecurity, quantum computing, and artificial intelligence.
Sultan is a non-resident scholar in the Cyber Policy Initiative at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His research focuses on the architecture of the global financial system, cyber and critical infrastructure security, and the impact of artificial intelligence and quantum computing. He is also an adjunct professor at Washington University’s Olin Business School, and a distinguished member of the Bretton Woods Committee and the Missouri Advisory Committee for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition.
The conversation will be hosted by GDF’s co-founder and Board member Jeff Bandman.
FDIC is an independent agency created by the Congress to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation’s financial system. The FDIC insures deposits; examines and supervises financial institutions for safety, soundness, and consumer protection; makes large and complex financial institutions resolvable; and manages receiverships.