Tony Wang

Tony Wang

Emerging Technology Strategist, Studio

"What inspires me most about innovation is that it is not about finding the right answer, but about collaborating boldly to make a positive impact."


Innovation, Product Development, Emerging Technologies, R&D, Design, Architecture, Engineering, Operations, Infrastructure (focus on banking & financial services)


Tony is Senior Vice President & Emerging Technology Lead at Citi Ventures Studio. He leads efforts to identify, engage, experiment with, and execute new strategic innovation initiatives at Citi.

Prior to Citi Ventures, Tony was Vice President of Inxeption, a digital startup. Before that, Tony served as Senior Director of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships at Visa, where he managed complex business use cases on decentralized identity, KYC, sanctions, instant loan, cloud-POS, kernel-in-cloud, wearables, connected car, and biometric authentication. Tony was also Chief Engineer of VisaNet, where he developed Visa's core network in alignment with Visa products and services to expand globally in six regions.

Tony holds an M.B.A. in Finance and an M.S. in Computer Engineering. He loves to travel and read books. Tony lives in Silicon Valley with his wife and daughter.