Experts’ Talks: Tillman Bruett on Digital Finance and the UN SDGs (MyFintech Week ’19)

  • 19 November 2019

During MyFintech Week ‘19, UNCDF spoke with Tillman Bruett, Director of UNSG’s Task Force on Digital Financing, on what is the UNSG’s Task Force on the Digital Financing of the SDGs, how digital finance has helped to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and how digital finance drives the SDGs. The UN Secretary General’s Task Force on the Digital Financing of the SDGs works to harness the power of digital financing for the good of the planet and its citizens. MyFintech Week ’19 was hosted by Bank Negara Malaysia with UNCDF to bring together expert players from the financial and technology industries in exploring the opportunities and challenges in harnessing fintech innovations to shape the future of the financial services industry. There, UNCDF FinLab held the B40 Challenge ‘Demo Day’ where top candidates were chosen to pitch their fintech innovations to a panel of judges for a chance to work with UNCDF to bring their solutions to the market. Watch our highlights from MyFintech Week here and highlights from the demo day here.