SINGAPORE, THURSDAY 31 OCTOBER 2019 – International Data Corporation (IDC), the world’s renowned provider of market research data, released the 2019 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings Top 100 list. China-based technology unicorn OneConnect was included among the Top 100 for the second consecutive year, coming in at number 62 and moving up 11 places from 73 last year.
The firms that were included in the IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings Top 100 list were selected by IDC, a leading market intelligence frim that sets an industry benchmark in terms of market data in the IT sector.
The inclusion in the Top 100 list is a testament to OneConnect’s superior position in the global fintech services industry. As of June 30, 2019, OneConnect had served more than 600 banks and 80 insurance institutions, with the accumulated number of patent applications worldwide exceeding 3,070.
OneConnect is a leading technology-as-a-service platform for financial institutions in China. The Company integrates extensive financial services industry expertise with market-leading technology to provide technology applications and technology-enabled business services to financial institutions. These solutions enable our customers’ digital transformations, which help them increase revenue, manage risks, improve efficiency, enhance service quality and reduce costs.
OneConnect is an associate of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (“Ping An Group”). Based on Ping An Group’s 30 years of experience in the financial sector as well as its world-class technological strength in artificial intelligence (AI), big data and blockchain, OneConnect is committed to providing end-to-end services to its customers. The Company now has 12 technology solutions across the full scope of their businesses—from sales and marketing and risk management to customer services and operations, as well as technology infrastructure such as data management, program development, and cloud services.
OneConnect plans to continue expanding its footprint in the fintech sector, helping banks and financial institutions worldwide transform their businesses by leveraging its advanced technologies and superior services.
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ONECONNECT FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY
OneConnect, a leading technology-as-a-service platform for financial institutions, is an associate company of the Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.
The Company integrates extensive financial services industry expertise with market-leading technology to provide technology applications and technology-enabled business services to financial institutions. These solutions enable our customers’ digital transformations, which help them increase revenue, manage risks, improve efficiency, enhance service quality and reduce costs.
OneConnect provides technology applications and technology-enabled business services to multiple verticals in the financial services industry, including banking, insurance and asset management. The Company now has 12 technology solutions across the full scope of their businesses—from sales and marketing and risk management to customer services and operations, as well as technology infrastructure such as data management, program development, and cloud services. For more information, please visit www.oneconnectft.com.sg
Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (“Ping An”) is a world-leading technology-powered personal financial services group. With 182 million customers and 513 million Internet users, Ping An is one of the largest financial services companies in the world.
Ping An has two over-arching strategies ‘pan financial assets’ and ‘pan healthcare’, which focus on the provision of financial and healthcare services through our integrated financial services platform and our five ecosystems in financial services, healthcare, auto services, real estate services and Smart City services. Our aim is to provide customers and internet users with innovative and simple products and services. As China’s first joint stock insurance company, Ping An Group is committed to upholding the highest standards of corporate reporting and corporate governance. The company is listed on the stock exchanges in Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Ping An ranked 7th in Forbes’ 2019 Global 2000, and it ranked 29th in Fortune Magazine’s 2018 Global 500 Leading Companies. Ping An also ranked 40th in 2019 WPP Milward Brown’s BrandZTM Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands. For more information, please visit www.pingan.cn
TAN BIN RU (陈敏如), CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ONECONNECT FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY
Tan Bin Ru is the CEO of OneConnect Financial Technology, an associate company of Ping An Insurance Group, Fortune 500 Top 30 and a Forbes Global 2000 Top 10 company. Bin Ru is responsible for expanding OneConnect’s financial technology solutions internationally outside of China. OneConnect Financial Technology is named as one of “FinTech Employers of the Year” by Singapore FinTech Association at the Singapore FinTech Awards 2019.
Bin Ru has over 20 years of experience in Sales and Operations, and has driven successful sales strategies and operational improvements with multiple MNCs and startups. She was the Regional Sales Director for One Commercial Partner and Small, Mid-market Corporate Customers for Southeast Asia at Microsoft. She had also worked with Hewlett Packard for 10 years where she served a variety of roles in Singapore and Houston in the area of Sales Strategy, Alliance Management, Business Planning, Worldwide Operations, and Strategic Management.
At the Singapore FinTech Awards 2019, Bin Ru has been recognized as one of the “Top 5 Women in FinTech” for her exceptional contribution to the Singapore fintech industry, and “Top 50 Asia FinTech Leaders” for her leadership in building a sustainable international company amidst its rapid expansion in Southeast Asia.
Bin Ru graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science (Statistics and Operations Research). She also holds a post-graduate diploma in Supply Chain Management and is a certified Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma
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