Webinar: The State of Regtech in APAC – Innovation and Opportunity


The global regtech market is forecasted to grow from USD$6.3 billion in 2020 to USD$16.0 billion by 2025, a rate of over 20% per year, with APAC expected to have the highest growth rate over this period. Enterprise Ireland are delighted to host an informative discussion on this rapidly growing sector, sharing findings from a recent report we commissioned on The State of Regtech in APAC, and hearing from regtech industry thought leaders from the region around emerging trends and opportunities, and hearing how Irish regtech companies have helped many of the leading organisations in APAC to solve the most complex regulatory issues.


Register to join us on Tuesday 14th September from 3pm AEST (Sydney)/ 2pm JST (Japan)/ 1pm SGT (Singapore and Hong Kong)/ 6am IST (Dublin).


Please note all timings below are in AEST.


3pm:  Welcome from Enterprise Ireland – Scott Patterson, Head of Fintech and Financial Services APAC and Leo Clancy, Chief Executive Officer


3.05pm: Josef Jelinek, Research Director, Kapronasia


3.10pm:  Panel Discussion Moderated by Mo Harvey of Enterprise Ireland:

  • Chye Kit Chionh – Chair of Regtech Committee, Singapore Fintech Association
  • Takeshi Kito – Vice Chairman of the Board, Fintech Association of Japan
  • Deborah Young – CEO, The RegTech Association
  • Brian W Tang – Board Member, Fintech Association of Hong Kong

3.35pm: Enterprise Ireland Regtech client pitch session

  • Claus Christensen – CEO, Know Your Customer
  • Kelly-Ann McHugh – APAC Director, MyComplianceOffice
  • Darell Miller – Senior Vice President – Head of Sales, AQ Metrics
  • Brett Hodge – Vice President APAC, Fenergo
  • John Duggan – Senior Vice President South East Asia and ANZ,  Daon

4.25pm: Close Enterprise Ireland


Josef Jelinek, Research Director at Kapronasia, will deliver a presentation on the findings of ‘The State of Regtech in APAC’ report that was commissioned by Enterprise Ireland in conjunction with Kapronasia. This will be followed by a panel discussion with leading regtech industry experts on the innovation and opportunities in APAC. The panel will include Deborah Young, CEO, The Regtech Association, Chye Kit Chionh, Chair of Regtech Committee, Singapore Fintech Association, Takeshi Kito, Vice Chairman of the Board, Fintech Association of Japan, and Brian W Tang, Board Member, Fintech Association of Hong Kong.

Enterprise Ireland Clients

The client pitch session will include short pitches from 5 Enterprise Ireland regtech clients operating in the Asia-Pacific region; Know Your Customer, MyComplianceOffice, AQ Metrics, Fenergo and Daon.

Enterprise Ireland

This webinar and report are the first step in Enterprise Ireland’s global regtech initiative. We proudly invest in, support and partner with the most innovative Irish companies through all stages of their growth. We connect them to international customers and ecosystems across multiple industries and markets through our network of over 40 offices around the world.

Mo Harvey, Head of Financial Services and Fintech APAC, Enterprise Ireland, and Scott Patterson, Financial Services and Fintech lead Australia, Enterprise Ireland, will host the webinar with a welcome address from Leo Clancy, CEO, Enterprise Ireland.