Mr. John Skouras is a Senior Consultant, primarily focusing in the provision of advisory and delivery of Fintech projects, including digital payments, fintech companies client onboarding and support.
Mr John Skouras has 11 years of banking experience with First National Bank, South Africa’s largest commercial bank. During his first 7 years, John gained extensive experience and expertise within the Digital Banking services; he served from several key posts including Quality Assurance on client onboarding documentation, Legal, Risk & Compliance. He was working closely with the Head of Legal and the Group’s Chief Risk Officer.
After excelling in these departments, John was awarded with a bursary to study within the Project Management field; so that he could use his knowledge and utilise his skills to improve the existing KYC and customer onboarding procedures in the bank and make them more efficient and risk sensitive.
He holds an internationally recognised PMBoK (Project Management Book of Knowledge) qualification as a Certified Associate in Project Management and is also certified as a practitioner of Agile Methodology. Thereafter, he spent 4 years within a project office of First National Bank where he managed large scaled projects relating to online client Registration & Onboarding while improving processes and efficiencies throughout the various departments within the bank.