Stephen focuses on retail banking trends, with an emphasis on fintech startups, emerging technology, and digital transformation. He has worked with some of the largest banks in the US and globe to influence digital strategies and identify opportunities in the space. Prior to his current home in New York, Stephen was based out of Madrid, concentrating on issues related to banking across Europe.
Stephen’s recent consulting work includes: market entry strategy for a global financial services vendor, market opportunity assessment for large tier 1, and digital transformation strategic assessment for large tier 1 bank.
Stephen has been a frequent speaker at large conferences such as CARTES Paris, American Banker’s Retail Banking Conference, and Cumbre Financiera Panama, as well as at industry roundtables and vendor events. He has been quoted in publications such as Forbes, The San Francisco Chronicle, American Banker, Banking Exchange, and others.
Stephen earned his degree from the University of California Los Angeles. He speaks English and Spanish.
10 March 2021
NABX allows NAB to deliver new features faster for its customers by extending concepts of back-end microservices to its digital front end. NAB h…
10 March 2021
Mox Bank Limited (“Mox”) is a new virtual bank in Hong Kong backed by Standard Chartered, in partnership with HKT, PCCW, and Trip.com. Mox was b…
22 February 2021Customer journeys are quickly moving from a product-centric view (where banks have historically focused) to a contextual view that emphasizes so…
18 December 2020Aggregation is no longer about simply connecting financial institutions to data. It has grown to include a much more comprehensive set of capabi…
12 October 2020
United StatesCloud Migration in Banking: Getting it Right! The path to cloud has many routes, with some starting slowly, while others enact sweeping cloud m…
29 September 2020 10:00 - 11:00 EDT (15:00 BST, 16:00 CEST)
United StatesCloud in 2020 continues to evolve at breakneck speed while making a steady and significant impact on financial services. Institutions are increa…
16 July 2020 10:00 - 11:00 EDT (15:00 BST, 16:00 CEST)
United StatesBANK IT SPENDING DURING COVID-19: A SEISMIC SHIFT The initial shock and aftershocks of the pandemic will force financial institutions to rethink…
4 March 2020
United StatesMeet up with Arin Ray, Stephen Greer, and Patricia Hines at Finastra Universe New York. Now in its fifth year, the Finastra Universe conference…
22 January 2021
Stephen Greer, senior analyst at Celent, a research and advisory firm in Boston, said it will be easier for BankMobile to raise capital as a pub…
20 January 2021
Stephen Greer, a senior analyst at Celent, said the data aggregation market has considerable room for "co-opetition," as banks and other compani…
19 January 2021
“When [the merger] was announced a year ago, the world was a very different place and expectations and outcomes were very different,” said Steph…
1 July 2019Putting the core into the cloud The Banker, Joy Macknight, Monday, 01 July 2019 Both challenger and traditional banks are looking to leverage c…