Creator of the world’s first fintech-focussed Master’s degree in London
Helene created the world’s first fintech-focussed Master’s-degree content for UCL and was co-creator of Imperial College’s fintech and digital banking programme for executives.
She is Associate Director of the Digital Centre for Banking and Finance at LIBF: The London Institute of Banking and Finance, which advances banking and finance by providing outstanding education and thinking. The Centre brings together a network of subject-matter experts and practitioners with years of experience in digital transformation to offer courses and qualifications for the UK and international finance sector.
She also created and launched the inaugural programme of education and events for the UK’s fintech trade body, Innovate Finance.
Writer of two books.
Reinventing Banking and Finance (with Alessandro Hatami, 2020) is an essential guide for finance professionals to the fintech and Digital Banking landscape, drawing on 20 years of working with SMEs to educate and advance them on their growth funding journeys.
Business Funding for Dummies (2016) guides SMEs through one of their biggest pain points for small- and medium-sized businesses - the issue of funding.