NextGen Banker

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Latest Episodes

Jan Köpper: Measuring Impact Beyond the Bottom Line
January 25, 2022

Jan Köpper is the head of the impact transparency and sustainability department at GLS Bank in Germany. Jan talks with Becca and Bryan about his role at GLS as well as how the bank measures its impact

Melanie Holdsworth: Banking For Essential Workers
January 10, 2022

Melanie Holdsworth is the Organizational Process Excellence Manager for Teachers Mutual Bank Limited, one of the largest customer-owned banks in Australia. Melanie helped to create Hiver, a digital ba

Marilyn Waite: Working Towards a Sustainable Future
December 27, 2021

Marilyn Waite knows a lot about sustainability and climate – she also knows the global community has much work ahead if it wants to make real positive change in the long-term. Waite leads the Climate

Kate Hammer: What Role Should Banks Play in the Climate Crisis?
December 13, 2021

Kate Hammer’s career path is anything but conventional. Hammer, currently Vancity’s director of government relations, wound up in banking after beginning her career in journalism, working at the New Y

Charlene Li: The Disruption Mindset
November 29, 2021

Charlene Li is a New York Times Bestselling author focused on disruption: What it is, how companies can become more disruptive and what that means for organizations and their culture. Charlene’s book,

Jasmin Panjeta: A Journey in Values-based Banking
November 15, 2021

Jasmin Panjeta started his career in cybersecurity but quickly learned it wasn’t for him. What he did know, however, was that he wanted to work for an organization that valued more than the bottom lin

The Banking Habits of Gen Z: How Can Banks Best Serve Young Consumers?
October 25, 2021

We know that the next generation wants fast, easy access to their bank accounts – and that they rarely, if ever, set foot inside a physical bank branch. But aside from convenience, what other concerns

Darrin Williams: Creating Economic Opportunity in Rural and Underserved Communities
October 11, 2021

Darrin Williams’ career is a unique combination of business, law, and politics. Currently serving as the CEO of Southern Bancorp, Inc., Williams oversees the strategic direction and operations of each

Melissa Koide: Navigating the AI Frontier in Financial Services
September 26, 2021

Melissa Koide is the CEO of FinRegLab, a nonprofit research center that tests new technologies and data and facilitates dialogue to inform public policy and drive the financial sector toward a respons

Jeannine Jacokes: Community Development Banking and Social Responsibility
September 12, 2021

Jeannine Jacokes is the chief executive and policy officer for the Community Development Bankers Association and the CEO of Partners for the Common Good, a national nonprofit loan fund. She also has e