Malcolm Macnaughtan, PhD

Malcolm Macnaughtan, PhD

Regional Vice President, Australia & New Zealand

Dr Macnaughtan heads up the ANZ region for Backbase. With an extensive background in technology development and commercialisation, Malcolm helps financial institutions transform their digital channels and get in shape for the increasingly competitive digital and open banking future.

Malcolm’s experience before joining Backbase spans diverse roles including startup co-founder, R&D, product management, and sales leadership.

With a recent focus on Fintech, Malcolm has helped banks, accounting and advisory firms apply digital technology to serve their customers more effectively and profitably.

An engineer by training, Malcolm has a PhD in wireless signal processing and is first named inventor on a number of international patents.

Appearing at
Future of Financial Services Sydney
4 November - 6 November 2020
  • Virtual Conference
Turbo-charging Innovation to Strengthen Australia FST Media’s flagship event and the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, the Future of Financial Services, Sydney has established itself as the most important tech-focused event on the industry’s calendar, setting the...
Banking Summit
2 May 2019
  • Doltone House Hyde Park
This by invitation-only event will bring together 100 Chiefs, General Managers and Divisional Heads at Australia’s largest banks and financial services organisation to exchange thought leadership on industry trends and emerging technologies impacting Australia’s banking industry.