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Speaker at Money20/20 2016

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Dinesh Katyal

Director, Global Financial Services Product
Xero
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2016

Session Information

Dinesh Katyal, director of global financial services product at Xero, is a frequent speaker at industry events. At Xero, he is responsible for driving Xero's financial web strategy working with leading, global financial institutions. He is active in FinTech and a champion for open API ecosystems. He co-founded the open financial exchange consortium, and presented an OAuth enabled data exchange with Pacific West bank at FinDEVr last year. He founded the payments API ecosystem at Intuit, and pioneered the integration of payments and accounting data for which he holds a patent in automatic bank reconciliation. He also launched the first mass-market check scanning solution for small businesses. He's also passionate about big data, machine learning, and predictive intelligence based solutions. At eBay, he leveraged big data to reduce non-payment risk on the site by over 60% and is currently advising a big data, machine learning startup in predictive repair intelligence space. At Xero, he's experimenting with the use of accounting data in assessing and predicting future business performance. You can follow him on Twitter at @dineshkatyal.