Jeremy Balkin

Head of Innovation @ HSBC

Jeremy K. Balkin is a thought leader in business ethics and expert in the strategic engagement of Millennials in the financial services sector. He is a highly sought after speaker, whose TEDx talk the Noble Cause has been viewed over 350,000 times on YouTube. Jeremy has previously presented at the United Nations, World Economic Forum in Davos, Harvard Business School, and London School of Economics. He is also the multi-award winning author of Investing with Impact: Why Finance is a Force for Good, which received the Gold Medal in Business Ethics at the 2016 Axiom Business Book Awards and won the Business category at the 2016 International Books Awards. Jeremy’s newest book is titled the Millennialization of Everything: How to Win When Millennials Rule the World.

Jeremy currently serves as the Head of Innovation in North America for one of the world’s largest banks. He also acts as an advisor to the leading, global accelerator program StartUpBootCamp FinTech, and previously worked for the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, Australia‚Äôs 29th Prime Minister.

Jeremy is designated as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and is among the Top 35 Millennial Influencers in the USA for 2017. He studied at UNSW Business School in Sydney, Australia and the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.