Building A Future Proof Digital Bank — Future of Banking

Acuity Knowledge Partners
1 min readFeb 10, 2022

Banks globally are facing a dual challenge: pressure on margins and competition from fintechs, payment banks, neobanks and other tech-based disruptors.
This white paper outlines how banks would have to develop robust digital ecosystem strategies founded on sustainability and financial inclusion if they are to be “future-proof”.

Key Takeaways

* Implementing a banking-as-a-service model
* Building ecosystem partnerships
* Evolution as an SME incubator
* Investment in sustainability

About the Author

At Acuity Knowledge Partners, Ankit Mehrotra has led sector and product-specialist pilot teams in Renewable Energy and Environmental Finance, Syndicated Loans — Capital Markets, Sustainable finance, Restructuring, Debt Advisory, Strategy, Corporate Development and M&A Coverage. With McKinsey and Ernst & Young, he has worked on client engagements related to market entry strategy and competitive positioning. Ankit holds an MBA with a dual specialization in Finance and Marketing from Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management and earned his B.Com (Hons.) from Delhi University.

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