>Chris Hill

About The Speaker

Chris Hill

Chris brings a wealth of experience in digital banking and fintech innovation. As the former Director of Digital Banking at Alliant Credit Union in Chicago, he spearheaded the institution's digital transformation. Under his leadership, Alliant launched and continuously improved their acclaimed mobile application and revamped their Online Banking Account Center. Chris played a pivotal role in enhancing Alliant's digital capabilities by integrating cutting-edge functionalities, both developed internally and sourced from leading FinTech providers. Today, Alliant remains at the forefront of digital innovation within the credit union sector in the United States. More recently, Chris contributed to Morningstar's success by overseeing their Turnkey Asset Management Platform. During his tenure, he facilitated the integration of SMArtX as their platform provider and revamped the account opening process for their Direct Index products, enhancing accessibility and user experience. Chris's digital journey began at Discover, where he pioneered the launch of their Cashback Checking (now Cashback Debit) product. Prior to joining Alliant, he held key responsibilities at Discover, focusing on digital payments and dispute functionalities across both web and mobile platforms. Chris is passionate about leveraging technology to drive innovation and enhance user experiences in the financial services industry.