Chris Skinner is best known as an independent commentator on the financial markets through his blog the Finanser (thefinanser.com). Here he regularly discusses key issues and opportunities in banking and financial services, summarising research, white papers and other analysis that is topical for the day. He also appears regularly in various media including the BBC, Bloomberg and Sky News.
When he’s not travelling and delivering keynote speeches, Chris chairs the Financial Services Club, which he founded in 2004. The Financial Services Club is a network for financial professionals, and focuses on the future of financial services through the delivery of high quality and in-depth research, analysis, commentary and debate. The Club has regular meetings in London, Edinburgh, Dublin and Vienna, providing a critically independent platform for practitioners, regulators and industry leaders to meet, network and discuss the future of our industry.
Chris is Chief Executive of Balatro Ltd, and a co-founder of the website Shaping Tomorrow.