Antonio Ponte is currently the Digital Deposits Product Manager for Citi North America Corporate and Investment Bank. Previously, he held the position of Regional Digital Product Manager at Citi Latin America. Antonio has led and participated as a Subject Matter Expert in complex and multidisciplinary projects and initiatives across 19 Latam countries. With over 20 years of experience in Product Management, he has held multiple regional and country roles. Antonio combines deep Cash Management Business expertise with the exciting challenge of adopting emerging trends and technologies into product solutions. Some of the emerging technologies and trends that Antonio actively focuses on include Blockchain/Digital Assets/CBDC, AI/ML/NLP, eSignatures, Digital Identity, No Code Development, Digital Platforms and Ecosystems.
He has earned a “Blockchain in Financial Services Specialization” from INSEAD, a Blockchain Solution Architect Certification, and completed an Ethereum Development Bootcamp. Antonio is an enthusiastic participant in various conferences, including Bitcoin, NFT, Digital Assets, CBDC, and Hyperledger events. In addition, he is a certified AI Product Manager, Design Sprint Facilitator, and Scrum Product Owner.
Antonio holds a degree in System Engineering from Universidad Metropolitana in Venezuela and has completed the following graduate degrees: an MBA with a focus on corporate strategy, a Finance Specialization, and a Marketing Specialization.