Selected Presentations

Code Is the New Currency: Paving the Way for Fintech


2019: #CyFy2019 | Code Is the New Currency: Paving the Way for Fintech, New Delhi, India. Click image for video.

IEEE World Congress on Services, Future of Financial Services


2019: Future of Financial Services, IEEE World Congress on Services, Milano, Italy.

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Blockchain: Real Life Applications, HITEC Summit


2019: Blockchain: Real Life Applications, HITEC Summit at Bank of America.

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Selected Awards

HITEC 50 2019


One of the 50 most influential technology executives from Latin America, Spain and Portugal

Winner, FinTech Award


Women in Tech Awards 2019

Finalist, Innovator of the Year


Women in IT Awards USA 2018



Get to know Natalie

Natalie Gil is the CTO of The Blockchain Challenge and a Partner at rational7 as well as a Sloan Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She previously worked at Microsoft and held Technical Leadership Roles for Americas and the LATAM Office of the CTO. While at Microsoft, she was the worldwide lead for the Technical Women at Microsoft Community and a member of the Worldwide Senior Technical Leadership Program. Prior to MSFT, she worked in Goldman Sachs as a Critical Services’ Global Project Manager in NYC and Sao Paulo,  and she started her career and rose to high impact IT roles for financial institutions among LATAM.

Natalie holds a Master of Information Systems and Management from Carnegie Mellon University, several industry certifications, and was a founder and the General Co-Chair for the first Latin American Women in Computing Conference (LAtINiTY) in 2015. Natalie is a Systems Engineer and a lifetime member of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, NYC Chapter, as well as a Senior Member of Latinas in Computing.

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