Samlink Advisory Services Welcomes Philippe Santraine as Senior Banking Consultant to Strengthen Its Global Banking Transformation Initiatives

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Samlink Philippe Santraine

Samlink Advisory Services is proud to announce the latest addition to our team, Philippe Santraine, who will be joining us as a Senior Banking Consultant. This appointment marks a significant milestone in our journey towards reinforcing our position as a leading transformation partner to our global banking partners.

Philippe Santraine brings Samlink an impressive track record of entrepreneurial spirit and expertise in the banking sector, having been an integral part of the industry since 2017. His career is distinguished by his work with corporate and financial institutions on high-impact programs and projects. Philippe’s experience spans across collaborating with global software vendors, telecom giants, and managing innovative ventures including startups and an innovation lab.

Speaking on his new role, Philippe shared:
– Entrepreneur at heart since 2000, I have consulted for corporate and financial institutions on complex and high impact programs and projects. Within the banking sector, I have been drawing strategic plans and deploying transformation projects related to digital finance, open banking, banking regulation, wealth management and Fintech partnerships. One of my references include notably a large Financial Group in Finland. I am excited to bring my strengths in banking consulting, which include communication, collaborative problem solving, and multi-dimensional planning, to Samlink Advisory Services.

Philippe’s expertise in banking consulting is backed by his strong foundation in communication, mediation, and analytical assessments, coupled with his innovative approach to co-creation and partnerships. He holds a Graduate Diploma in Management from Aalto University, a Master in advanced studies (French DEA), and several prestigious certificates and credentials, including IBM AI, AWS Cloud Practitioner, and CFTE (Payments).

Beyond his professional achievements, Philippe is deeply committed to living by principles of mutual respect and fun. Outside of work, he is passionate about caring for his loved ones, painting abstract art, and enjoying the outdoor activities that Finland has to offer.

Philippe’s appointment at Samlink Advisory Services is a testament to our commitment to excellence and innovation in serving our global banking partners. His vast experience and unique insights will undoubtedly contribute to our ongoing efforts to drive transformation in the banking sector. We are thrilled to have Philippe on board and look forward to the new perspectives and expertise he will bring to our team.

Welcome to Samlink, Philippe Santraine. Together, we will continue to shape the future of banking.

Pål Krogdahl
Director of Technology Strategy and Advisory Services

Philippe Santraine
Senior Banking Consultant

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