Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2013
Moderator at Money20/20 2016
Moderator at Money20/20 2015
Moderator at Money20/20 2014

Session Information

Kai Schmitz

Principal Investment Officer
International Finance Corporation
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2013
Moderator at Money20/20 2016
Moderator at Money20/20 2015
Moderator at Money20/20 2014

Session Information

Kai Schmitz leads FinTech investments in Latin America and Africa for the Global FinTech Investment Group of IFC, the private sector investment bank of the World Bank. He is a Board member/observer/advisor at different FinTech and financial services companies in Latin America, Europe and the US.

Previously, Kai led the Remittance Team at the Payment Systems Development Group of the World Bank, advising central banks, other government agencies and the G20 DWG and on payment market regulation. Earlier he was co-founder and Executive Vice President/COO of MFIC, a multi-financial services platform in the US, and co-founded a remittance processing company in London called Money Systems. Originally a lawyer, he worked at law firms in London and Hamburg.