Hong Samarkkeenich

Regional Sales Director @ Lenddo

Hong Samarkkeenich, the Regional Sales Director at Lenddo, is responsible for bringing the company’s technology to new and underserved market segments in Indochina. She has 14 years of experience in leadership roles with some of the largest banks in the world, managing and advising corporations on funding and risk evaluation practices in cross-border deals and investment. Financial inclusion is a passion point for Hong, which extends into her after work activities volunteering for financial literacy programs.

Hong will speak on her expertise in Big Data and how it has transformed digital technology in the industry. She will go into detail on building AI algorithms, evaluting credit scoring models and understanding clients through the use of Big Data. Looking into the future of fintech, Hong will also forecast a few of the next big trends at the intersection of data and finance.