Nicholle Lindner, Strategic Advisor, APAC Financial Services Industry Leader, is responsible for bringing expertise, experience, passion and knowledge while delivering value for our clients and the financial services industry across Asia Pacific.
Nicholle is an experienced senior financial services executive with just under 20 years working in financial institutions and corporates. Nicholle has extensive knowledge across Financial Services, Payments, Consumer and Business Banking, Information Technology, Analytics, Marketing and Strategy. This has been gained from working in blue chip organisations such as AT Kearney / EDS, CBA, NAB, Westpac / St George and senior advisory and consultancy roles at First Data, FINSIA and the NSW Dept of Innovation (via Stone & Chalk) both in Australia and offshore.
In December 2014 Nicholle was selected as a lead mentor in the mentor program at Stone and Chalk, Australia's leading Fintech incubator. She is currently mentoring four start-ups at various stages of development and has been working with both government and corporates to assist their development and entry to the financial services market. Recently she was invited to become part of the Women in Fintech Leadership Council at Stone and Chalk and is a member of the Global Women’s FinTech Forum. Nicholle has a Masters in Information Technology (specialising in AI/Expert Systems) from UNSW in addition to Bachelors in Economics and Laws from Sydney University. A Fellow of FINSIA, Nicholle is currently a Deputy Chair for the Retail Banking Industry Council and a member of the Payments and Innovation Advisory groups. She attended the highly selective Executive School at the London School of Economics completing courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in 2016.