Aananth is a passionate technologist and a firm believer in the transformative power of design lead innovation. He is an accomplished executive and a serial entrepreneur having co-founded Welab, a highly successful fin-tech startup in Hong Kong and China. He has over 15 years of experience working in diverse markets stretching from North America to South Korea. Aananth was Global Head of Mobile Banking at Standard Chartered Bank where he helped transform the bank from a mobile laggard to a leader. He has also held several engineering positions at Amazon.com, Oracle Corp. Aananth has an engineering degree in computer science from BITS Pilani, India.