Peter Poon

Managing Director of Digital Product Management & Innovation, BMO Financial Group
Peter Poon
Peter is the Managing Director of Digital Product Management & Innovation at BMO Financial Group, where he is responsible for digital innovation and service experiences as part of the bank’s agile digital transformation.

In his previous roles, Peter headed the Customer Experience Design and Mobile Banking Channel teams, where he delivered a number of industry firsts - including Canada’s first banking skill on Alexa, full fingerprint authentication for mobile banking, and real time mobile appointment booking.

Prior to joining BMO, Peter led an early-stage fintech to a successful exit and also held progressively senior roles at TD Financial Group and JP Morgan Chase.

Peter regularly speaks at fintech conferences and his work has been highlighted by Celent Research, American Banker and CNN Money. Outside of the office, Peter advises a number of fintech startups across North America and supports digital entrepreneurship in the community through engagements with Ryerson University, Brainstation and other ecosystem partners.