Innovation Insights

Innovation in Payments: Interview with Ashish Gadnis, Co-Founder and CEO of BanQu

Highline Beta has put together Crisis Manifesto: Innovation Opportunities in Payments post-COVID report. Today, we talk with Ashish Gadnis, Co-Founder and CEO of BanQu, about agility, supply chain visibility and making a difference. BanQu is a software company leveraging non-cryptocurrency blockchain technology to help unbanked populations in developing countries build financial identities, and was among the startups in the 100+ Sustainability Accelerator program we launched with AB InBev. Highline Beta has also joined as an investor, supporting BanQu in achieving its mission.

Innovation in Payments: Interview with Saud Aziz, Head of Strategy and Operations at Revolut

What do innovation opportunities in Payments look like in post-COVID world? oday, we talk with Saud Aziz, Head of Strategy and Operations at Revolut Canada about the future of payments post-COVID, and how to compete on UX and win new customers. Revolut is a UK-based fintech company offering banking services including a prepaid debit card, fee free currency , cryptocurrency exchange and peer-to-peer trading.

Crisis Manifesto: How Insurance Will Change Post-COVID

COVID-19 has exposed enormous innovation gaps in the insurance industry. In order to survive, big insurers need to behave more like startups. They need to build ventures in-house, partner with tech innovators, adapt quickly and invest in solutions. Read the new report by Highline Beta on the innovation opportunities in insurance.

Retail After Pandemic: Stephen Gendron, Co-founder, ENDVR

ENDVR is a sales boosting app that makes it easy for brands & retailers to give front line employees the tools they need to excel at their job, and incentives they want to help drive sales on the store floor. Today, we talk with Stephen Gendron, Co-founder of ENDVR about the future of retail.