He has appeared as a commentator on CNN, CNBC, BBC, ABC, Fox, and Bloomberg. He previously advised the Obama administration on Fintech policy and advises regulators and bank boards around the world on technology transformation.
King hosts the world’s first and #1 ranked radio show on FinTech called “Breaking Banks” (180 countries, 7m million listeners). He is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Moven, a successful mobile start-up, which has raised over US$47 million to date, with the world’s first mobile, downloadable bank account, available in the United States, Canada, UK, Indonesia, Russia, Tanzania, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, and New Zealand.
Named ”King of the Disruptors” by Banking Exchange magazine and the “Godfather of Fintech” by The Australian newspaper, King was voted American Banker’s Innovator of the Year, voted the world’s #1 Financial Services Influencer by The Financial Brand and was nominated by Bank Innovation as one of the top 10 “coolest brands in banking.” He was shortlisted for the 2015 Advance Global Australian of the Year Award for being one of the most influential Australians living offshore. His books have been released in over a dozen languages and he has achieved bestseller status in 20 countries. His fifth book Augmented: Life in the Smart Lane was an international bestseller, top 10 in North America and China, and the book remained in the top-10 on Amazon for 2 years. Bank 4.0, which followed, spent 2 years on the Amazon bestsellers list for banking books. His latest book for the post-Coronavirus world is entitled The Rise of Technosocialism launched in 2021.
- Augmented: Life in the Smart Lane
The Biggest Disruptions to society emerging over the next 20-30 years, and how we might adapt personally including Artificial Intelligence, Embedded Technology Experiences, Health Tech and Gene Therapy, and Smart Infrastructure.
- Bank 4.0: Banking Everywhere Never at a Bank
Brett takes you on a journey through 300 years of banking and innovation, looking at the forces working to completely reinvent banking, money and credit for our day to day needs, and why banks may not be best suited to lead this charge.
- How Science Fiction Predicts the Future?
In this keynote Brett explores the most fundamental tenets of disruption, and explores how science fictions is a predictor of many of the changes we have seen, but also divided on the long-term future of humanity. This can be customized to specific sectors/industries.
- The Rise of Technosocialism
With AI changing our lives, increasing inequality, and the impact of climate change accelerating, how will these forces shape the world order that emerges? Brett explores how politics, economics and social cohesion may be thrown on their head.