Fintech startup GoalsMapper emerged as a winner at the Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) Global FinTech Awards organised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Singapore FinTech Association. The prestigious Awards held on 11 November 2021 was among the key highlights of the SFF, which is the world’s largest FinTech event.
The Global FinTech Awards recognises ground-breaking solutions that have enabled the financial sector to rebound from the impact of the pandemic, including initiatives that have helped create new growth opportunities, transform industry practices, and promote financial inclusion. The theme for this year’s Awards was “Emerging from a pandemic, the road to recovery”.
GoalsMapper was selected as the winner in the SFF Global FinTech Awards (Singapore Founder) 2021 category by an international panel comprising industry experts across multiple domains. A total of 298 submissions were received across all award categories. Winners were evaluated based on four criteria: (i) impact; (ii) practicality; (iii) interoperability; and (iv) uniqueness and creativity.
Dato’ Wayne Chen, Co-Founder and CEO, GoalsMapper, said: “GoalsMapper is honoured to win this prestigious award. It is a testament to our impact and vision of redefining financial planning to empower everyone to make better financial decisions. This award win is also timely. Having grown sustainably and profitably with no external funding, the foundation is laid for us to look for like-minded investors and partners to accelerate our international expansion plans. We look forward to enabling more financial consultants, financial advisory firms and financial institutions to subscribe, white label or API integrate with our solutions beyond Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand.”
Mr Pok Xiao Guo, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, GoalsMapper, said: “We are proud to win in this prestigious Awards with an esteemed panel of judges consisting of some 20 senior executives and experts across multiple domains of the FinTech community. We will continue to build on our suite of SaaS solutions to supercharge the financial advisory industry. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our colleagues, users, collaboration partners and financial institutions that have supported us and made this win possible.”
Mr Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer, MAS, said in a statement, “The Global FinTech Hackcelerator, FinTech Awards and inaugural Innovative E-Gifting Solution Awards seek to champion and recognise innovative, high quality solutions that transform industry practices in the financial industry and develop opportunities for growth. It is heartening to see many impactful leading-edge digital solutions competing for this year’s Awards. In particular, the winning entries from financial institutions, FinTechs and technology providers displayed strong potential to enhance the growth and resilience of the financial sector as economies recover from the pandemic. Heartiest congratulations to all the winners!”
GoalsMapper is an award-winning financial planning platform empowering over 2,000 financial consultants in Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand to deliver clarity and financial success to their clients with interactive real-time goal-planning and scenario-based features, easy-to-use online and offline branding tools designed for financial consultants and a Customer Relationship Management platform with portfolio-based segmentation and automation customised for the financial advisory practice.
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Judging Panel for the 2021 SFF Global FinTech Awards Winners
|Amit Anand||Founding Partner of Jungle Venture|
Board of Director of Turtlemint (Insurance)
|Andrew Taggart||Experience Centre Leader, SEA Consulting||PwC|
|Anton Ruddenklau||Head of Financial Services Advisory||KPMG|
|Brian Thung||Managing Partner, ASEAN Financial Services||EY|
|Celine Heissat Le Cotonnec||Chief Data Innovation Officer||Bank of Singapore|
|Chua Chwee||Global Head, Cognitive Science and Automation, Operations Innovation||Schroders|
|Connie Leung||Senior Director, Financial Services Business Lead, Asia||Microsoft|
|Edward Bizaoui||APAC Head of CIB Markets Technology and|
Singapore Technology Centre Lead
|Frank Desvignes||Global Head||AXA Next Labs|
|Gautam Mukharya||Chief Risk Officer, Environmental / Climate Risk & Innovation||HSBC|
|Ho Kok Yong||Chief Strategy & Operations Officer||Deloitte|
|Lawrence Chan||Group CEO||Nets|
|Matt Wood||APAC Head of Digital and Fintech Partnerships||VISA|
|Melissa Moi||Head of ESG, Asia Pacific||Bank of America|
|Patrick Lemmens||Executive Director, Portfolio Manager Global Financials/ FinTechs||Robeco|
|Pranav Seth||Chief Digital Officer||Techcombank|
|Praveen Raina||Head of Group Operations & Technology||OCBC|
|Rama Sridhar||Executive VP, Digital & Emerging Partnerships, New Payment Flows, Asia Pacific||Mastercard|
|Susan Hwee||MD & Head, Technology & Operations||UOB|
|Victor Alexiev||Director, Head of Programs and Strategic|
|Victoria SanchezTerry||Head, FinTech Asia||ING|
Find out more about the Awards at Singapore FinTech Festival: MAS and SFA Announce Award Winners at Singapore FinTech Festival
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