Fireside chat with:
David Hardoon, Senior Adviser for Data and Artificial Intelligence, UnionBank of the Philippines & Chair of Data Committee at Aboitiz Group and Diana Paredes, CEO & Co-Founder, Suade Labs

David Hardoon
Prior to his current roles, David was the Monetary Authority of Singapore's (MAS) first appointed Chief Data Officer and Head of Data Analytics Group. In these roles he led the development of the AI strategy both for the MAS and Singapore’s financial sector as well as driving efforts in promoting open cross-border data flows. David pioneered the regulator and central bank adoption of data science as well as establishment of the Fairness, Ethics, Accountability and Transparency (FEAT) principles for adopting AI in the financial industry.

In this discussion, Suade's CEO, Diana Paredes sat down with David Hardoon to explore the role of AI and technology within financial services and the approaches to compliance, risk and regulation.

- Good governance is fertile ground for good innovation
- The importance of having a disciplined approach to data governance and policy
- Creating a culture and perspective that we need regulation
- The benefits of increased granularity of data and information, for financial institutions as well as the regulator