2017, Boston, MA
Brett King is a five-time Amazon bestselling author, a renowned commentator, and globally respected speaker on the future of business. He has spoken on how technology is disrupting business, changing behavior, and influencing society in more than 40 countries. He has spoken at TED conferences, and given opening keynotes for Wired, Singularity University's Exponential Finance, The Economist, and many more. He visited the White House to advise the National Economic Council on the Future of Banking and was invited to meet with regulators from the United States, China, the European Union, and the World Bank.
King hosts the world's leading dedicated radio show on technology impact in banking and financial services called "Breaking Banks," which airs in 72 countries with 1 million listeners. He is also the founder of Moven, a successful mobile start-up that has raised over $24 million to date, with the world's first mobile, downloadable bank account, available in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand.
Named "King of the Disruptors" by Banking Exchange magazine, King was voted American Banker's Innovator of the Year in 2012, the world's #1 Financial Services Influencer by The Financial Brand, and was nominated by Bank Innovation as one of the top 10 "coolest brands in banking." He was shortlisted for the 2015 Advance Global Australian of the Year Award for being one of the most influential Australians living offshore. His books are available in more than a dozen languages and he has achieved bestseller status in 20 countries, with many of his books still appearing in bestseller lists more than 18 months after their initial release.
King has been featured on Fast Company, TechCrunch, Wired, Fortune magazine, FoxNews, ABC, CNBC, Bloomberg, BBC, Financial Times, The Economist, ABA Journal, Bank Technology News, and many more. He also contributes regularly as a blogger for the Huffington Post.