moneyStrands – Finovate09 Interview #12: Atakan Cetinsoy, GM Personal Finance Products

As you all know, I was very much looking forward to participate to my third finovate event.

And what a day! Kudos to Jim BrueneEric Mattson , and the rest of their team for putting together such a smooth event with hardly no technical glitches.

I invite you to check my wrap up on Visible Banking, add yourself to the list of tweeps @ FInovate09 (for those you attended the event), check the pictures and videos I shot at the event (and add yours) on the Visible Banking Facebook Page.

16 Video Interviews
I have been incredibly busy while staying in NYC. Indeed, I managed to shoot 16 video interviews between Monday 28th and Wednesday 30th September.  I will be posting all of them on my blog soon. Stay tuned!

If you can’t wait to watch them, I invite you to visit my Dailymotion page andthe Visible Banking Facebook page.

Interview #12 – moneyStrands: Atakan Cetinsoy, GM Personal Finance Products
MoneyStrands-LogoStrands does an excellent job providing intuitive online tools and ‘people powered’ applications. I love their focus on people, the end-users.

One of moneyStrands best achievements so far is to power BBVA’s ‘Tu Cuentas’ online community. At Finovate they introduced their improved power search and their new partnership with to provide relevant online coupons and discounts to their users.

Find more about moneystrands on their blog, follow them on twitter @moneyStrands, become a fan of their facebook page.

The Dynamic moneyStrands Team
It was a pleasure to meet the friendly Strands team in NYC, and catch up with Anna a couple of weeks ago at the 2nd BarCampBank Madrid.

BBVA is one of Strands’ investors and they had an exclusivity in Spain until the end of November. Anna was busy in Madrid so stay tuned, I am sure you will see more projects in Spain is now available.

Atakan Cetinsoy, GM Personal Finance Products

I invite you to watch my interview with Atakan.

Our Sponsor
A big thanks to my sponsor for this US trip,Finroad the online community for Financial Markets professionals.

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Written by Christophe Langlois

Based in London for almost a decade, Christophe is an entertaining fintech marketing keynote speaker and a trusted advisor to the global financial services industry on the topics of digital marketing, innovation and B2B social media.

Christophe has contributed to over 140 events in 18 countries.

Currently, Christophe is advising a number of fintech startups on marketing and growth hacking and he is the Chief Marketing Officer of The Fintech Power 50, an exclusive annual programme helping fintech scale-ups to accelerate their growth globally.

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