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Søren Rode Andreasen
Chief Digital Officer at Danske Bank


Søren Rode Andreasen is Chief Digital Officer at Danske Bank. He is currently responsible for the bank’s digital transformation in Danske Bank United Kingdom, where he is a member of the Executive Committee and responsible for everything related to digitalization and IT in general, including business opportunities, investments, partnering, development, and operations. Danske Bank United Kingdom is a test bed for technological advancements within Danske Bank Group.

Søren has more than 10 years of experience within the Nordic financial sector and a deep technical understanding. He has been part of Danske Bank’s MobilePay journey and today his primary interests are innovation within retail/wholesale banking and commercialisation of disruptive ideas and technologies.

Danske Bank United Kingdom employs around 1,400 people and is the largest lender in Northern Ireland with a network of 44 branches and 3 regional business centres. Danske Bank United Kingdom is now known for their application of technology and were one of the first banks in the world to launch Open Banking APIs and one of the first banks in the world to support wearable payment solutions, such as Apple Pay™, Fitbit Pay™, Garmin Pay™, and Samsung Pay™. The bank has frequently been referred to as the “incumbent challenger bank”.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Big Debate: The cultural dimension to innovation

  • Reshaping the industry: Maximising the strategic opportunities afforded by open banking


Speakers at this event