Head of Emerging Technology, Enterprise Services, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
About Dilan Rajasingham
As the leader of CommBank’s Emerging Technology team, Dilan identifies emerging technologies that are expected to radically change the status quo in financial services in the medium-long term (5-20 years). Current focus areas include big data, cyber, blockchain, smart machines, Internet of Things, Ag-tech, and quantum computing.
The team then experiments with emerging technologies to solve real business challenges. Building this deep emerging tech capability allows the Bank to follow fast with any disruptive play as well as create new market opportunities. The team also commercialises outcomes and shares learnings and knowledge to ensure CommBank’s workforce is ready for the future.
Dilan has a deep technical skillset in strategy, architecture and technology implementation across multiple industries, as well as a proven ability to build impressive global networks of collaborators to commercialise concepts and technology.
He is passionate about innovating to better our world and collaborating with Australia’s technology ecosystem to ensure Australia remains a leader in technology. As a highly engaging and practiced speaker, he is often called upon to help explain abstract ideas, complex technologies and their social implications in a simple way.