Tanya Hotchkiss is the Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Cantilan Bank, a rural bank that serves over 100 underbanked communities across 12 provinces in Mindanao. She is in charge of driving the bank’s digital transformation towards sustainable growth and inclusive finance for the unbanked and underserved markets in Mindanao.
Hotchkiss earned her Masters degree in Development, Innovation and Change from the University of Bologna in Italy in 2011. For her outstanding work in the international development community, she received the Devex 40 Under 40 award in 2013 in Manila. In 2016, she completed the HBS-Accion executive program on Strategic Leadership in Inclusive Finance at the Harvard Business School.