Christian Sarafidis

Chief BDO Worldwide Financial Services at Microsoft

Senior Executive with 25+ years’ experience developing business growth strategies into international markets combining an intra/entrepreneurship mindset and proven high-level negotiation skills.

Global Team Leader, leveraging relationships with internal/external key stakeholders and the Board to move projects/initiatives forward and deliver measurable results. Leading with authenticity, simplicity and purpose and embracing the “together we can” attitude.

Vision Ambassador & Innovative Change Agent, fostering the collaboration between internal Divisions to achieve common strategic goals. Collaborating with external parties (fintechs) to add value to the client’s base. Mantra: "from EGO-system to ECO-system".

Fosters a culture of a growth mindset, cross-functional team collaboration, sales enablement, and diversity & inclusion, and evangelizes the company vision through public speaking engagements.

10.10 - 10.30

01.09.2023 Main Stage

Keynote Presentation by a Microsoft Chief BDO Worldwide Financial Services

16.30 - 17.15

01.09.2023 Main Stage

Chat #6: Navigating the Future of FinTech

Join industry visionaries and thought leaders as they navigate the ever-evolving landscape of FinTech, discussing emerging trends, disruptive technologies, regulatory challenges, and strategic insights to help shape the future of finance.