News & Media

Yama Bassam joins Syntoniq as Chief Catalyst Officer

June 14, 2018

With years of proven track record in international sales and business development, as well as an exemplary work ethic, Yama Bassam joins the Syntoniq team as its Chief Catalyst Officer. We are very excited to welcome Yama on board and look forward to the fresh perspectives he brings to Syntoniq’s vision as we are constantly evolving to meet the needs of our fantastic client community.

Alain Samson confirmed as 2018 “nudge judge”

May 1, 2018

Syntoniq’s CSO, Alain Samson, will be on the panel of judges for the 2018 Nudge Awards alongside fellow judges Dan Ariely and Diana Fleischman. The competition recognizes the greatest examples of behavioral science in action and offers awards in several categories, including ‘Most Effective’ and ‘Best Insight’. Winners are announced in June, 2018.

List of contributors to BE Guide 2018 finalized

April 12, 2018, our sister site, has just finalized the full list of this year’s contributors to the Behavioral Economics Guide. The publication will feature an introduction by Robert Cialdini and behavioral insights articles by organizations from five different continents.

Beyond auto-enrollment

March 9, 2018

A new article by Robert Powell in TheStreet takes a critical look at pension auto-enrollment and outlines how to stop procrastinating to become a smarter retirement saver. Alain Samson comments.

Why we need to tackle workplace financial wellness

December 6, 2017

A new article by the Financial Times’ FTAdviser draws on Syntoniq’s joint work with MetLife to discuss problems and opportunities in the employee financial wellness space. You can download the white paper here.