Alexa Fernandez is an independant fintech and innovation advisor, working with early stage B2B fintechs on their strategy, marketing and business development. Prior to that she headed up Innovation Partnerships at BBVA and was a Director of Industry Relations at Thought Machine, a core banking fintech company. Alexa has spearheaded partnerships and relationships with major players across the fintech ecosystem: from neobanks and startups to organizations (governmental and non-profits) and established banks. Alexa received the BBVA Women in FinTech Opportunity Award in 2017, and features on Innovate Finance’s Women in FinTech Powerlist 2016, 2017 & 2018.  


 Alexa Fernandez
Hourglass Innovations