Tom Eck, CTO industry platforms IBM sweet talks fintech

Tom Eck, CTO industry platforms IBM sweet talks fintech

Tom Eck, CTO IBM Platforms Despite the burgeoning fintech startup market, the broader financial services market struggles to engage. Financial institutions want to move with the agility of a fintech, but without ‘breaking the bank’, says Tom Eck, global chief technology officer of industry platforms at IBM.According to Eck, IBM financial services clients are keen to experiment and get products to market fast, but they don’t have the freedom to make certain types of mistakes. [Banks] see that there’s innovative, ground-breaking technologies that some of these fintechs are offering that they want to tap into, either by directly consuming […]