CEO of Moven, Bestselling Author of Bank 3.0 and Breaking Banks, and American Banker’s Innovator of the Year
Voted as American Banker’s Innovator of the Year in 2012, Brett King is widely considered the foremost global expert on retail banking innovation and customer experience.
Brett King is a four times bestselling author, a renowned futurist and keynote speaker, the host of the “BREAKING BANK$” Radio Show on WVNJ 1160 and globally via VoiceAmerica (an Internet Talk Radio Network with over 9 million monthly listeners).
Brett is also the founder of the fintech start-up known as “Moven”. Moven raised $8m this July in a Series A investment round to power it’s growth offshore, with it’s concept of a downloadable bank account that incorporates mobile payments and banking capability, along with a gamification based money management system.
King was voted as American Banker’s Innovator of the Year in 2012, and was nominated by Bank Innovation as one of the Top 10 “coolest brands in banking.”
His book Breaking Banks debuted in the top 3 on Amazon’s Bestseller’s list in the US, France, Canada ,Germany and Australia, and features interviews with 30 of the top innovators and disruptors in the financial services industry today. BANK 3.0 his previous book was released in 8 languages and ranked as a finance bestseller in 19 countries. His latest book is The Rise of Technosocialism: How Inequality, AI and Climate will Usher in a New World Order.
King has been featured on FoxNews, ABC, CNBC, Bloomberg, BBC, Financial Times, The Economist, ABA Journal, Bank Technology News, The Asian Banker Journal, The Banker, Wired magazine and many more. He contributes regularly as a blogger on Huffington Post.
Brett King travels the globe speaking at events for some of the world’s most recognized and progressive organizations, including: Google, Microsoft, Oracle, The Economist, Forbes, American Banker, and the World Council of Credit Unions. Sharing his disruptive insights into innovation, customer experience, channel distribution strategy and the fundamental shifts in consumer behaviour, King has become known as a leading industry futurist and disruptor. He has spoken to more than a quarter of a million finance professionals in over 40 countries in the last 3 years alone.
Augmented: Life in the Smart Lane
The Biggest Disruptions to society emerging over the next 20-30 years, and how we might adapt personally including Artificial Intelligence, Embedded Technology Experiences, Health Tech and Gene Therapy, and Smart Infrastructure
Bank 4.0: Banking Everywhere Never at a Bank
Brett takes you on a journey through 300 years of banking and innovation, looking at the forces working to completely reinvent banking, money and credit for our day to day needs, and why banks may not be best suited to lead this charge.
How Science Fiction Predicts the Future
In this keynote Brett explores the most fundamental tenets of disruption, and explores how science fictions is a predictor of many of the changes we have seen, but also divided on the long-term future of humanity. This can be customized to specific sectors/industries
The Rise of Technosocialism
With AI changing our lives, increasing inequality, and the impact of climate change accelerating, how will these forces shape the world order that emerges? Brett explores how politics, economics and social cohesion may be thrown on their head.
All Brett King Books
The Rise of Technosocialism: How Inequality, AI and Climate will Usher in a New World OrderPurchase Book
Breaking Banks: The Innovators, Rogues, and Strategists Rebooting BankingPurchase Book
Bank 3.0: Why Banking Is No Longer Somewhere You Go But Something You DoPurchase Book
“Brett delivered extraordinary insights to Google’s clients and partners in his BIG SHIFT presentation. At Google we are used to some big ideas and even bigger names, but Brett delivered a unique view that was truly surprising...”
- | Google Finance, Australia and New Zealand
"The examples King brought into the room were captivating. His perspective on the importance of customer behaviour is critical. Organisations must instead listen and adapt to customer behaviour”
- | NAB Australia
"Everyone that attended walked away with lots to think about and a new direction on which to focus. We would highly recommend scheduling Brett to speak at your next function!"
- Coors Credit Union | CEO
"I had the privilege of working to book Brett to speak at the 2012 American Bankers Association Bank Marketing Conference. He was very engaging and really challenged the attendees to reevaluate what they know about banking and consumer behavior. He was the top ranked speaker over the course of the 3-day event and set the tone for an amazing conference!"
- | American Bankers Association