Francesco Burelli

Partner, Arkwright Consulting, UAE

Francesco Burelli is a Partner at Arkwright Consulting AG with over 23 years’ corporate and product strategy experience in retail and corporate payments, distribution channels, open banking, embedded finance and cross-industry platforms, superapps and ecosystems. Before his consulting career, Francesco worked at Midland Bank and HSBC and his experience spans across EMEA, APAC, NA and LA.

Fellow of the London Institute of Banking and Finance., Francesco is a Learning Coach with INSEAD Executive Education for Strategy, Digital Transformation, AI, Fintech and Innovation programmes. Startup Bootcamp’ Best Fintech Mentor of the Year Award 2015 and the ATM Industry Association’s (ATMIA) Industry consultant of the Year 2014 he is a member of the Editorial advisory board member at Global Data / Verdict, judging panels member with the FT/TheBanker’s Digital Banking and Transaction Banking Awards and with the Pay360 Awards.