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Payments Innovation 2015 - Past events

Video from Payments Innovation 2014


What happened

The 2014 conference, chaired by BBC Technology Correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones, featured high-profile speakers and panellists from across the payments industry – from government, to business and end-user groups. It built on the success of last year's event looking at trends in innovation and, through collaboration, how it can enable competition in payments services and support development and delivery of the UK's Payments Roadmap strategy.

Who spoke

Speakers for past Payments Innovation Conferences included:

2014 event speakers:

  • Rory Cellan-Jones,Technology Correspondent, BBC
  • Lord Freud, Minister for Welfare Reform, DWP
  • Richard Braham, Policy Lead, Retail Payments, Distance Selling and Consumer Credit, British Retail Consortium
  • Dave Birch, Co-Chair, techUK Payments Group; and Founder, Consult Hyperion
  • Sujoy Sen, Senior Risk Specialist, Financial Conduct Authority
  • David Pollington, Senior Director, Technology, GSM Association
  • Richard. G. Brown, Executive Architect, Banking and Financial Markets, IBM
  • Karen J Wendel, President and Chief Executive Officer, IdenTrust
  • Liz Oakes, Principal Advisor, Management Consulting, KPMG
  • Adrian Kamellard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Payments UK
  • James Whittle, Head of Industry Dynamics, Payments UK
  • Mary Starks, Acting MD, Payments Systems Regulator
  • Angus McFadyen, Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons
  • Simon Newstead, Managing Director, Head of Market Engagement, RBS Business Services
  • Eitan Jankelewitz, Digital Media Lawyer, Digital Media Group, Sheridans
  • Anne Boden, CEO, SocialFinTech; & former COO, Allied Irish Banks
  • Emran Mian, Director, Social Market Foundation
  • Mike Dahn, Head of Data Security Relations, Square
  • Demetrios Marantis, Head, International Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Square
  • Julian David, Chief Executive Officer, techUK
  • Alexander Peschkoff, Co-founder & CEO, TEDIPAY
  • Paul Burmester, CEO, Validsoft
  • Adrian Kelly, Chief Product Officer, ValidSoft
  • Francesco Burelli, Partner, Value Partners
  • Otto Benz, Director Strategic Payments, Virgin Money
  • Peter Hopkins, RTI Lead, Universal Credit Programme, Department for Work and Pensions Corporate Change
  • Ben Wilson, Head of Public Affairs, VocaLink
  • Revathi Subramanian, Senior Vice President, Data Science, CA Technologies
  • Aaron Baker, Payments Product Manager, Weve
  • John Maynard, Head of Development, Paym
  • Mike Foye, Treasury Director, Mondelêz International Inc
  • Charles Dubarry, Global Head, Direct Channels and Integration, HSBC
  • Tom Robinson, Director, UK Digital Currency Association
  • Bilhar Mann, Senior Vice President, Digital Payments Business, CA Technologies
  • Mike Keyworth, CIO, Monitise
  • Alastair Sim, Business Analytics Strategy, Monitise
  • Andrew Barnett, Director, Transactional Fraud Strategy, Barclays
  • Roy Vella, Managing Director, Vella Ventures Ltd


2013 event speakers:

  • Sandra Alzetta, Senior Vice President & Head of Mobile/Contactless Business Unit and Innovation Strategy, Visa Europe
  • Dave Birch, Global Ambassador, Consult Hyperion
  • Stephen Bonner, Partner, KPMG
  • Richard Braham, Policy Lead, Retail Payments, British Retail Consortium
  • Neil Burton, Director of Strategy, Earthport
  • James Brown, Amazon Web Services
  • Liz Curry, CRM Manager, Comic Relief
  • Julian David, Director General, Intellect
  • Chris Dunne, Payment Services Director, Vocalink
  • Dr. Stephen Brien, Universal Credits, Department for Work and Pensions
  • Neil Graham, CEO, CashFlows
  • Adrian Kamellard, Cheif Executive, Payments UK
  • Andrew Key, Head of Acceptance and Market Development, MasterCard
  • Robin Leidenthal, Global Group Head, Strategic Partnerships and Industry Relations, Payments Solutions Division, Intuit
  • Sylvia Lowe, Head of UK Innovation, Comic Relief
  • Tony Moretta, Director, Weve
  • Michael Paisley, Head of Operational Risk Unit, Santander
  • Professor Angela Sasse, Head of Information Security Research, Univeristy College London
  • Rob Skinner, Communications Director, PayPal
  • Tony Smith, Global Head, Financial Services Research, IPSOS
  • Stephen Whitehouse, Partner, PWC
  • Chris Yiu, Head of Digital Government, Policy Exchange


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