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BJSS brings Blockchain to FinTech North

BJSS, the award winning, delivery-focused IT consultancy, continues its support of the annual FinTech North conference in Leeds whilst also announcing that Carl Austin, its UK Chief Technology Officer, will join the speaker line up to discuss Blockchain and wider innovation.


FinTech North is the Northern Powerhouse’s pre-eminent FinTech conference series and expects to attract 800 attendees across events in Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester. Other confirmed speakers at the Leeds event include the FCA, CBI, Northern Powerhouse Partnership, Innovate Finance, First Direct, CYBG, and all three Leeds universities.

Following the Company’s support last year of FinTech North’s Leeds programme, BJSS will be sponsoring the full day Leeds conference, as well as the pre-event VIP dinner for speakers and sponsors.

“We are delighted to once again be supporting FinTech North, which is one of many ways we actively support the yorkshire economy. Financial services is one of the most exciting sectors we work in and we strongly believe that the Leeds region has a lot to contribute to its development. I’m particularly pleased that our CTO will be presenting on innovation and Blockchain” – Glynn Robinson, Managing Director, BJSS

“We are proud to be working with BJSS again this year. Their work in IT consulting extends far beyond FinTech but they have been strong advocates of several FinTech initiatives and developments in their homeland of Leeds and further afield. We are grateful for their support and delighted to have them associated with our events.” – Julian Wells, Director, FinTech North

Founded in 1993, BJSS employs over 1,000 people and operates offices and project centres across the UK and USA. The Company has a pedigree of building and deploying high availability, low latency, enterprise-scale integrated software solutions. Its clients include some of the world’s largest companies including investment banks, retail banks, government departments, retailers and commodity traders.

The FinTech North events will be attended by senior representatives of northern based banks, building societies and other financial services institutions, as well as numerous FinTech innovators. Click below to register to attend and find more information about the agenda, sponsors and venues.

Sign up here for FinTech North Leeds 2018


About BJSS
BJSS ( is an award-winning delivery-focused IT Consultancy with 25 years software development and IT advisory experience to the private and public sectors. The company is renowned for technical excellence, cost-effective delivery and its proven BJSS Enterprise Agile approach.

For further information, please contact:
Public Relations Advisors to BJSS
Tel: +44 20 3725 2339

David Clark
BJSS Corporate Communications
Tel: +44 20 7337 9800

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