New Speaker Announcement: Karen Bailey from Microsoft Will Be a Panelist on the Fintech Partnerships Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion Description:
Can partnering in the fintech industry be a revenue multiplier? Is there a strategic benefit for financial institutions to partner with fintech solutions providers? How can fintech partnerships be structured? This panel discussion with discuss the dynamic state of partnering in the fintech and financial services industry!
About Karen Bailey
Karen Bailey leads Microsoft’s Global Financial Services Partner Ecosystem Strategy with responsibilities for ensuring that Microsoft has a robust ecosystem of partners that provide solutions to all sectors of FSI including Banking, Capital Markets, and Insurance.
Karen brings over 30 years of experience in technology including 20 years as a technology executive for large financial institutions. Prior to her time at Microsoft, she services as the Retail CIO for Brown & Brown and was responsible for the digital transformation of all elements of the retail insurance business. Before joining Brown & Brown, Karen served in several leadership roles of business and technical transformations for organizations such as Bank of America and Wachovia/Wells Fargo.
Karen started her career leading large infrastructure implementations, training hundreds of infrastructure engineers as a former CCIE/CCSI and writing technical certification courses. She brings a unique blend of deep industry understanding, business acumen, and technical competence to her engagements with customers and partners alike.
Karen has a Master of Business Administration from Auburn University.