After the phenomenal success of our last London-based excursion, we couldn’t say no to another night in the capital. So join us for a live recording of our world-famous Fintech Insider News podcast.

Hosting proceedings will be the man who needs no introduction - 11:FS Co-Founder and CEO David M. Brear. David will be joined by a panel of top industry guests (to be announced soon!), to take a light-hearted look at the top industry news stories of the last seven days.


📍 The Steel Yard, London, EC4R 3UE

📆 Wednesday 29th March

⏰ 6pm - 11pm (BST)




Not sure what to expect? Check out the highlights of our last After Dark below.

What we've got in store for you


Live podcast
Your favourite fintech podcast is coming to you live and in-person, breaking down the top industry news.


Get involved
You, the audience, are a key part of the After Dark experience. This time will be no different so get involved!


Chat with fellow fintech fans and experts from across the ecosystem over free food and a drink. Or two.


Free swag
Be sure to bring a bag with you because you’ll be leaving with an armful of free 11:FS goodies and merch.

Your expert


David M. Brear
Co-Founder and CEO, 11:FS

David is one of the most recognised and influential people in financial services. At Lloyds Banking Group and Aviva, he delivered digital transformations at scale, then led Gartner’s Global Digital Banking practice before founding 11:FS.


Kate Moody
Global Strategy Director, 11:FS

Regular host of Fintech Insider, Kate is a highly experienced mixed methodology researcher and JTBD expert, applying qualitative and quantitative techniques to identify underserved customer needs that inform new propositions and services.


Charlotte Crosswell

Quite simply a legend in UK financial services. Charlotte is the Chair of the Centre for Finance, Innovation and Technology, the former CEO of Innovate Finance, and Chair and Trustee of Open Banking.

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Saira Khan
Head of Innovation & Partnerships, First Direct Bank

Recognised on Innovate Finance's ‘Women in FinTech Powerlist’, Saira has developed a vision and reputation for being a catalyst for transformation around the world on leading deliveries with commercial impact.

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Accessible to everyone

The venue is fully wheelchair accessible and on ground level. Please note that flash lighting will be used during the show.