Shailendra Soni is Principal Consultant and Head of FinTech Team at Frost & Sullivan. He has more than 18 years of consulting and research experience spanning across multiple industries. His consulting expertise includes advising services companies and vendors on market entry and expansion strategy, product/service portfolio, and delivering competitive intelligence to board members. His diverse experience is acquired through years of research and regular interaction with global and regional level top executives of services companies and vendors in the emerging fields such as Insurtech, Fintech, Banking, Insurance, Wealth Management, Big Data, Future of WorkPlace, Enterprise Mobility Management, Enterprise Mobile Messaging, Unified Communications, Collaboration, Professional Headsets and Contact Centres. He has spoken in more than 40 industry events and conferences that include FinovateAsia, Malaysian Insurance Summit, Associations of Financial Advisors Malaysia Conference, BankTech Asia, CommunicAsia, Cloud South East Asia, Enterprise Mobility Forum, and several vendor’s partner conferences. Besides speaking at conferences, Shailendra has regularly contributed articles in several trade publications. He has a Master’s degree in Marketing Management and a Bachelor degree in Instrumentation Engineering.