Temenos hires FinTech heavyhitter for Marketplace

Temenos has announced Duena Blomstrom as Chief Growth Officer for Marketplace, its online store of 100+ FinTech solutions that have been certified and pre-integrated with the Temenos Suites. This is pitched as the first provider-led Open Banking platform complete with a non-production PaaS environment designed to speed banks up and allow them to test, innovate and compete in the new post-PSD2 financial services world.

Blomstrom is well known in the FinTech sector as an analyst, entrepreneur and Angel Investor, a mentor for Startupbootcamp and Techstars, and the inventor of the Emotional Banking, EX and Bank Branding concepts. For the past 18 years, she has operated on the strategy and consulting side, be it for sales or marketing.

Before joining Temenos, she was the Head of Sales, Marketing or Strategy for the likes of Matchi.biz, Handpoint, Memento and Au10tix. She has also been the Head of Sales and Marketing at Meniga and has worked on the digital side of things with such FIs as Skandia, ING Spain, ING Australia, Momentum, CSOB, CBD, CheBanca, Unicredit, Saastopanki, Commerzbank, Comdirect, BNP Paribas, Lloyds, Nationwide, Standard Bank, Intesa, mBank and Santander.

Source:ibisintelligence

Nick Kalikajaros 2017