Aatish Ramkaran is a veteran solution architect who has been described as ‘contagiously passionate’. He thrives on discovering innovative solutions to complex problems, and has been automating, integrating and enhancing financial services for the better part of a decade. He researches, ideates and designs Fintech solutions using a rapid delivery process based on Design Thinking and Lean principles. Aatish is a strong advocate of furthering the application of science and technology to address global issues and is shamelessly optimistic about our future. He is a member of the South African Financial Blockchain Consortium.