Syed Hussein

Chief Commercial Officer, BANKEX

Syed S. Hussain is a highly innovative global executive, thought leader, advisor,
investor, and serial entrepreneur. He currently serves as the Chief Commercial Officer for BANKEX – a top 50 fintech company that is leveraging blockchain technology to build the ‘Internet of Assets’ – where he is responsible for global sales, marketing, partnerships
and the overall client experience. Syed has gained a diverse set of experiences across a variety of industries, such as financial services, software & tech, life sciences, and distribution, while also launching multiple ventures throughout the process, which included a number of successful exits. Throughout his career, he has worn multiple hats, including as Director of Digital Transformation, Head of Analytics, Executive Director, Chief Information Officer, Chief Revenue Officer, and Chief Strategy Officer. Syed is a mixed martial arts (MMA) enthusiast who lives in New Jersey with his wife and three kids.

Past Appearances

Leadership in Action: August 16, 2018

Hosts Anne Greenhalgh and Michael Useem are joined by Regina Cunningham (CEO, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania), Syed Hussein (Chief Commercial Officer, BANKEX), and Cassandra Frangos (VP, Head of Global Executive Talent, Cisco) on the Thursday, August 16, 2018 edition of Leadership in Action.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 16, 2018


On Wharton Business Radio

Behind the Markets: October 12, 2018 Episode Featured ImageBehind the Markets: October 12, 2018

Hosts Jeremy Siegel and Jeremy Schwartz are joined by Will Peck (Director of Corporate Strategy, WisdomTree) and Syed Hussein (Chief Commercial Officer, BANKEX) on the Friday, October 12, 2018 edition of Behind the Markets.

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