Malik is a senior global Digital banker, FinTech expert, Futurist and acclaimed author.
In his 18 year long career, he has managed global roles in Multinational banks, run billion dollar businesses in various markets, driven key innovations and been a serial entrepreneur.
He spent nearly 14 years at Citibank in varied roles in Digital Banking, E-payments and Innovations, and was last SVP- Global Digital Transformation, based out of Singapore, where his group helped drive a common digital roadmap across 42 countries. Before that, he headed Citi’s E-payments business in the Philippines, and headed Digital Marketing and payments for Citi’s Global Consumer Bank, India.
Malik is a sought after keynote speaker. He has chaired and spoken at 60+ marquee events, addressing 10,000+ professionals across APAC, EU and Middle East on Digital Banking, Fintech, Financial Inclusion, Blockchain, A. I., the 4th Industrial Revolution & Innovation Labs.
Malik is a passionate global Fintech ecosystem builder. He runs international relations for the Singapore Blockchain Association (ACCESS) and is Global Advisor- Asia Blockchain Alliance. He actively engages with Regulators, policy makers, Multi-lateral agencies, Industry captains and Industry associations across regions.
Malik also dons the hat of a mentor at leading Fintech accelerators in Singapore and APAC.
He has been an advisor to exciting start-ups across FinTech, IOT, A.I, Blockchain etc, as well as progressive banks.
He is also an acclaimed author with global readership. His first book- The New Ages- was loved by readers in a dozen countries. Two more are in the works. He runs one of the largest impact communities on Social media, with nearly half millions followers in 60 countries and a BILLION impressions!