Skip to content

TDS Mini: Economy vs. Innovation

Is necessity really the mother of invention?

Is necessity really the mother of invention? Our experts Cheryl Woodburn and Matt Fabian certainly think so! In today’s TDS Mini, learn about how traditional financial service providers are competing with emerging, digital-first players, the feature that lenders think is most important for accurate decisioning, and how to avoid a mass customer exodus.

Matt Fabian

Strategic and inspiring leader with a strong background in strategy, advanced analytics, marketing, and performance management. Over 30 years experience in Financial Services sector and Management Consulting including roles in Customer analytics, Client Strategy, Analytics and Modeling, Credit Card, Insurance and Wealth Management.

Recognized speaker and contributor to media including CBC, BNN, Bloomberg, Globe and Mail.

Cheryl Woodburn

Country Manager, Canada


Cheryl Woodburn serves as Country Manager for Canada at Provenir, managing all operations as Provenir responds to the record-breaking growth the company is experiencing in North America.

Cheryl has more than 25 years of experience in global software, analytics, data and technology markets, Prior to joining Provenir, Woodburn served as Vice President, Sales at Equifax. She also served in senior leadership roles at FICO and IBM, overseeing sales and customer success teams, sales enablement, and business operations. Cheryl received a Bachelor of Science degree from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.

Latest Podcasts

Podcast EP10 tbi

tbi Bank’s Costin Mincovici Wants to See More ‘Aha’ Moments in Digital Banking

Costin Mincovici, tbi Bank’s Chief Credit Officer, is a risk ...
Can Financial Services Really Be Intelligent

TDS Mini: Can Financial Services Really Be Intelligent?

Today’s TDS Mini tackles a question that may sound philosophical, ...
TDS Mini: Reducing Biases with Alternative Data and AI

TDS Mini: Reducing Biases with Alternative Data and AI

Fair and accurate: these are the hallmarks every lender strives ...
Podcast EP07 Carbon

Carbon’s Ceci López and Kike Fashola Are Banking on Nigerian Fintech Innovation

These risk leaders are disrupting the status quo across Africa’s ...
TDS Mini: Fintech Cheat Sheet (Part 2)

TDS Mini: Fintech Cheat Sheet (Part 2)

We’re back for part two of our TDS Mini series, ...
Podcast Fintech Cheat Sheet Part 1

TDS Mini: Fintech Cheat Sheet (Part 1)

The first half of 2023 has blown by in the ...