Emma Newman

Emma is Head of Business Development at Veridate, a RegTech firm offering KYC and client lifecycle management technology to financial services and related sectors. Her strong desire to build professional relationships and offer meaningful solutions to markets is demonstrated by successfully growing start-ups throughout her career.

After graduating from The University of Bath in Biochemistry with Business, Emma embarked on her career in London as sales manager at a young and growing pharma-tech company taking it to status as the fastest growing, private UK company in 2018. She moved to Hong Kong shortly after to further her development in a new technology market.

As an accomplished netball player and all round fitness enthusiast, Emma leads on the fitness arm of WiFA to promote a fun and relaxed atmosphere outside of work. In addition, she is part of the networking committee to bring people together and exchange information through events circling this theme.