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Balázs Némethi of Taqanu on providing financial inclusion for refugees

Dave Birch talks to Balázs Némethi from Taqanu about the especially interesting digital identity problem of refugees and financial inclusion.

Balázs Némethi is the CEO of Taqanu, a startup that wants to provide financial inclusion for refugees. The core of its proposition is the use of a blockchain-based digital identity to create financial services for refugees.

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Dave Birch

David GW Birch is an author, adviser and commentator on digital financial services. He is Global Ambassador for Consult Hyperion (the secure electronic transactions consultancy that he helped to found), Technology Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation (the London-based think tank) and a Visiting Professor at the University of Surrey Business School. He is an internationally recognised thought leader in digital identity and digital money, and was named one of the global top 15 favourite sources of business information by Wired magazine.

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Consult Hyperion

Consult Hyperion is an independent consultancy that specialises in transaction technology. It is recognised as a thought leader in the areas of mobile, identity, contactless and NFC payments, EMV and ticketing.

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