As of late, there has been an awakening where more people are open to trying spiritual practices in order to improve their lives. Whether it's meditation, yoga, saying affirmations, or just believing in...
Starting a business is not an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work, dedication, sleepless nights, caffeine, patience, guts, perseverance, and did I mention sleepless nights? Despite that, the reward of...
Keynote Title: “Delivering innovative, disruptive banking that actually works for the customer”
Luvleen Sidhu, Co-Founder, President and Chief Strategy Officer, delivered the keynote presentation at the FinovateFall conference.
A keynote presentation from the co-founders of BankMobile, a division of Customers Bank and America’s fastest-growing mobile-first bank offering checking and savings accounts, personal loans and credit cards. BankMobile, named the Most Innovative Bank by LendIt Fintech in 2019, is a “customer-obsessed” bank with a disruptive, multi-partner distribution model, known as “Bank-as-a-Service” (BaaS).
Jay Sidhu, Chairman & CEO, Customers Bancorp (Customers Bank) (USA);
Luvleen Sidhu, President & Chief Strategy Officer, BankMobile, (USA)
Meet The Female Leaders Of Finance With Tyler Gallagher: “I believe that there are macro trends towards embracing diversity” with Luvleen Sidhu and Tyler Gallagher
Tyler GallagherAug 12 · 11 min read
believe that there is a macro trend towards embracing diversity. I also
think the #MeToo movement is bringing awareness to issues faced by
women; however, much more attention needs to be brought to the topics of
women’s equality and women’s rights. Overall, we are becoming more
cognizant and sensitive. There has been progress, but it is far from a
reasonable or fair outcome. A large gender income gap still exists. A
lot of women are also missing on board seats.
I had the pleasure of interviewing Luvleen Sidhu, founder of...
BankMobile looks to stand out in a field of digital banking giants
Growing up in Reading, Pa., Luvleen Sidhu wasn't interested in banking, even though her father owned the local bank—or, perhaps, because he did.
"It was dad's job," she said.
Her father, Jay Sidhu, an immigrant from New Delhi, turned around the
nearly bust Penn Savings Bank and built Sovereign Bancorp. Sovereign had
branches from Maryland to Massachusetts, including more than 100 in New
York after swallowing up Brooklyn's Independence Community Bank. Then,
during the last decade, it was acquired by Spain's Banco Santander for a
cool $5 billion.
Eventually the industry began to appeal to the banker's daughter. "I
learned in business school that it's important to find a problem that...
Podcast 200: Luvleen Sidhu of BankMobile
The co-founder and president of BankMobile discusses marrying banking as a service with a retail banking business and much more
May 24, 2019 By Peter Renton
as a service is a concept that is still in its infancy. There are a few
companies today offering different white label services for banks and
even consumer brands to enable them to offer different banking services.
BankMobile has put their stake in the ground here with their fascinating new partnership with T-Mobile.
The next guest on the Lend Academy Podcast is Luvleen Sidhu. She is
the co-founder and president of BankMobile, a division of Customers
Bank. They have built a unique two sided business with both a retail
BankMobile’s Luvleen Sidhu on T-Mobile MONEY, banking college students, and leveraging partnerships for growth
T-Mobile now offers banking services and a very aggressive interest rate.Through this white label partnership, BankMobile reaches more end customers.
Zoe Murphy | May 21, 2019
Millennial Businesswoman Empowering the Underbanked Through Digital Banking Experience
Millennial businesswoman Luvleen Sidhu is the Co-Founder, President
and Chief Strategy Officer at BankMobile, America’s largest and fastest
growing mobile-first bank. BankMobile empowers low-to-middle- income
Americans, the underbanked, and millennials with a digital, effortless
and financially empowering banking experience. Luvleen launched
BankMobile in January 2015 – when she was only 28-years-old – with the
understanding that everyone needs financial services, yet it is one of
the least customer-centric industries that exists today. We had a
chance to interview Luvleen and asked about her story, how she started
her financial business and the future of BankMobile.
Tell us your story. Why did you start your business?
Shortly after I graduated from Harvard in 2008, I started my...
We live in a world of industry disruption: from Amazon forcing brick-and-mortar stores to close their doors, to the likes of Netflix and Hulu disrupting traditional television distribution, to ride-hailing apps grabbing 75% of the ground transportation market share, to digital media platforms rendering newspapers extinct....
Every week the show host John Siracusa talks with amazing fintech leaders and entrepreneurs, through conversation uncovers the amazing stories behind them, their creations and the most important topics in fintech.
In this episode the host John Siracusa chats with Luvleen Sidhu, Co-Founder and President of BankMobile. She started her banking career at Lehman Brothers and on her first day after 6 weeks of training was the beginning of it’s collapse. Now she’s a co-founder at BankMobile, a company that provides a mobile first banking experience which has 1.6 million accounts and is the offspring of Customers Bank in Pennsylvania.
About the host:
John is the host of the 2x weekly "Bank On It” podcast recorded onsite at the Carpenter Group offices, which...