Beju Shah is Head of Nordics for the Bank for International Settlements' (BIS) Innovation Hub. He leads a team of experts in cybersecurity, payments, artificial intelligence and central bank digital currencies (CBDC) to deliver trail-blazing work and insights on technology to the global central bank community and policy makers. Before the BIS, Beju was at the Bank of England for 10 years in several roles, leading on large data, digital and business transformation programmes as well as many international initiatives.
Money serves as a medium of exchange, a store of value, and a catalyst for social unity. Its evolution reflects society's changing needs, embodying the transformative power of innovation and its future potential. How does money, a key component in economic development, remain non-static and evolve to meet society's changing demands?
Part of Paytech Track