Jeffrey Tijssen

Global Head of Consulting, 11:FS, UK

Jeff heads up the Consulting team at 11:FS, the challenger consultancy that builds, launches, and scales next generation banks and FinTech propositions. Prior to joining 11:FS he led FinTech and Partnerships at Capco, a global management and technology consulting firm.
Jeff is an experienced executive with an extensive background in the Financial Services and Consulting industry. He has worked with a large number of financial institutions including RBS, HSBC, Lloyds, Halifax, Bank of Scotland, Nationwide, ING, ABN Amro, Rabobank and others.
He sits on the FinTech Advisory Board for the City of London, and is the Chair of the FinTech Working Group as well as the China Working Group at Tech London Advocates, an unrivalled collection of tech leaders, experts and investors uniting to form the most influential group in tech.
Jeff advises a number of technology startups, is a mentor at several accelerator programmes such as Virgin Startup and Startupbootcamp, and sits on the Advisory Board of CodeFirst:Girls, a multi-award winning social enterprise with the aim to help increase the number of women in tech. Jeff is also a regular speaker at technology events in the UK and abroad.
He is a Committee Member at the Institute of Directors in the City of London, the UK’s leading organisation for business leaders, and mentors a team of young professionals at BeyondMe, a UK-based charity empowering future leaders to create a better society.
Jeff is also a Committee member at the Worshipful Company of Glaziers, the 48 Group Club and the Aldgate Ward Club, and became Freeman of the City of London in 2015.

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FTh = B² | The B² Opportunity


Research in 2017  by the Bank for International Settlements and the European Commission showed that the following sectorial innovation and market support services are on top of the agenda at incumbent banks: Sectorial innovations Payments, clearing and settlement services Mobile Wallets Peer-to-peer transfers Digital Currencies Credit, deposit and capital raising services Crowdfunding / Lending market […]