Tony Wang

Tony Wang

Senior Vice President, Emerging Technology, Innovation Network & Emerging Technology

"What inspires me most about innovation is that it is not about finding the right answer, but about collaborating boldly to make a positive impact."

Expertise

Innovation, Product Development, Emerging Technologies, R&D, Design, Architecture, Engineering, Operations, Infrastructure (focus on banking & financial services)

Bio

Tony is Senior Vice President of Emerging Technology at Citi Ventures. He leads efforts to identify, engage, experiment with, and execute new strategic innovation initiatives at Citi.

Prior to Citi Ventures, Tony was Vice President of Inxeption, a digital startup. Before that, Tony served as Senior Director of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships at Visa, where he managed complex business use cases on decentralized identity, KYC, sanctions, instant loan, cloud-POS, kernel-in-cloud, wearables, connected car, and biometric authentication. Tony was also Chief Engineer of VisaNet, where he developed Visa’s core network in alignment with Visa products and services to expand globally in six regions.

Tony holds an M.B.A. in Finance and an M.S. in Computer Engineering. He loves to travel and read books. Tony lives in Silicon Valley with his wife and daughter.