Nicola CastelnuovoCo-founder, Chief Customer Officer
Nicola is the Co-Founder and Chief Commercial Officer of Crowdo a leading financial technology company in Asia. Established in 2012, Crowdo offers a full suite of equity crowdfunding and Peer To Peer lending solutions. It has a strong regional presence with offices in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia and it helped projects across six continents raise funding from more than 70 countries
Nicola has more than 15 years of experience in financial technology with significant expertise in investment, finance, internet and hi-tech. Nicola spent 8 years at Accenture, part of Accenture’s research center in Sophia Antipolis serving mostly Financial Institution clients on large transformational projects. Subsequently he joined Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore as fixed income trader on Asian financial markets.
Nicola holds an MBA from INSEAD in Singapore and France and a Master in Bio-electronic engineering from the Polytechnic of Milan. He has been leaving in Singapore for more than 10 years.
- Creating a more inclusive financial ecosystem and mechanisms for customers to build creditworthiness for high-risk lending
- Leveraging alternative adjudication methods, streamlined processes, and lowering overheads to move upstream and emerge as a cheaper and faster competitor
- How to develop SME lending industries that are in accordance to market demands and sophistication?