Catherine Zhou is currently Global Head of Venture, Digital Innovation & Partnerships at HSBC where she is leading bank-wide approach to create innovative customer experience, uncover alternative business models and drive new growth opportunities.
Prior to this role, Catherine ran the Consumer Bank for East West Bank and led the efforts to build an entirely new stack of digital capabilities from ground up. She led the build of a cross boarder straight through digital onboarding capability which became the bank’s new organic growth engine. Her earlier career spans from Accenture, PwC, Ernst & Young working with Media, Technology and Retail clients from front office to back office.
Catherine holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering from University of Science and Technology Beijing.