PayTech Connect 2019


Day 1

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

10:00 am - 10:10 am Chair's Opening Remarks
Kristy Duncan, CEO & Founder at Women in Payments

Kristy Duncan

CEO & Founder
Women in Payments

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

10:10 am - 10:30 am Wake up to payments potential
Jacqueline Chilton, Vice President Payments at Ticketmaster

Jacqueline Chilton

Vice President Payments
Ticketmaster

Elena Emelyanova, Senior Payments Manager at Wargaming.net

Elena Emelyanova

Senior Payments Manager
Wargaming.net

Martin Parry, Senior Product Manager at Skyscanner

Martin Parry

Senior Product Manager
Skyscanner

Cem Tonguç, Product Management - Payments at Deliveroo

Cem Tonguç

Product Management - Payments
Deliveroo

Rajesh Vohra, Director at Sarova Hotels

Rajesh Vohra

Director
Sarova Hotels

Caitriona Whelan, Managing Director Legal & Compliance Executive at Payen

Caitriona Whelan

Managing Director Legal & Compliance Executive
Payen

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

11:10 am - 11:40 am Optimising conversions and customer experience - A case study for merchants and banks
Sponsors:
Riskified


Meirav Peled, Payment Partnership Director, EU & APAC at Riskified

Meirav Peled

Payment Partnership Director, EU & APAC
Riskified

Alessio Damonti, Head of Online & Omnichannel Commerce at Axerve

Alessio Damonti

Head of Online & Omnichannel Commerce
Axerve



Kim Faura, Chief Commercial Officer at giffgaff

Kim Faura

Chief Commercial Officer
giffgaff

Adam Rogas, CEO at NS8

Adam Rogas

CEO
NS8

Chloé Giard, Investment Director at Idinvest Partners

Chloé Giard

Investment Director
Idinvest Partners

Adrian Smyth, Head of Innovation at RBS

Adrian Smyth

Head of Innovation
RBS

Rahul Das, Head of Payments at LiveScore Media Group

Rahul Das

Head of Payments
LiveScore Media Group

Frances Coppola, Economist & Author at Coppola Comment

Frances Coppola

Economist & Author
Coppola Comment

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

12:20 pm - 12:40 pm The merchant opportunity – 3DS2 and beyond
Mahmoud El-Azzeh, Head of Product – Payments at DAZN

Mahmoud El-Azzeh

Head of Product – Payments
DAZN

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

12:40 pm - 1:10 pm Growing fintech - Accelerating retail and SME start-ups to scale
Sponsors:
Mastercard


Scott Abrahams, Senior Vice President Business Development & FinTech, UK and Ireland at Mastercard

Scott Abrahams

Senior Vice President Business Development & FinTech, UK and Ireland
Mastercard

Jay Singer, Senior Vice President, Global Small Business Segment at Mastercard

Jay Singer

Senior Vice President, Global Small Business Segment
Mastercard

Disturbing the fragility of frictionless authentication

1:10 pm - 2:10 pm Networking break & exhibition visit

The shifting landscape of B2B payments

2:10 pm - 2:30 pm Why does the corporate care? A three course feast of New Payments Architecture, open banking and real-time wonders
Sponsors:
Bottomline


Ed Adshead-Grant, General Manager & Director of Payments at Bottomline

Ed Adshead-Grant

General Manager & Director of Payments
Bottomline



Anna Porra, Commercial Strategy Director - Commercial Payments at Barclaycard

Anna Porra

Commercial Strategy Director - Commercial Payments
Barclaycard

Max Liu, CEO & Co Founder at EMQ

Max Liu

CEO & Co Founder
EMQ

David McHenry, Managing Director - Head of Global Treasury & Payments Advisory - EMEA at Silicon Valley Bank

David McHenry

Managing Director - Head of Global Treasury & Payments Advisory - EMEA
Silicon Valley Bank

Sarah Hollinshead, Group Head of Content & Editor of Global Banker at RFi Group

Sarah Hollinshead

Group Head of Content & Editor of Global Banker
RFi Group

Andrew Smith, Chief Technology Officer at ClearBank

Andrew Smith

Chief Technology Officer
ClearBank

The shifting landscape of B2B payments

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm The future of B2B payments: Real-time, STP and identity
Andrew Smith, Chief Technology Officer at ClearBank

Andrew Smith

Chief Technology Officer
ClearBank

The shifting landscape of B2B payments

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm Finding the fintech-bank equilibrium - Is Atlantis here already?
Murali Akella, Head of Banks at TransferWise

Murali Akella

Head of Banks
TransferWise



Paul Horlock, CEO at Pay.UK

Paul Horlock

CEO
Pay.UK

Maria Parpou, Chief Product & Commercial Officer - Commercial Payments at Barclaycard

Maria Parpou

Chief Product & Commercial Officer - Commercial Payments
Barclaycard

John Detrixhe, Future of Finance Reporter at Quartz

John Detrixhe

Future of Finance Reporter
Quartz

Richard Ambrose, CEO at Azimo

Richard Ambrose

CEO
Azimo

Suresh Vaghjiani, CEO & Co-Founder at Tribe Payments

Suresh Vaghjiani

CEO & Co-Founder
Tribe Payments

The shifting landscape of B2B payments

5:00 pm - 5:10 pm Chair's Closing Remarks
Kristy Duncan, CEO & Founder at Women in Payments

Kristy Duncan

CEO & Founder
Women in Payments

Day 2

Cash is dead - Alternative payments battle for the crown of commerce

10:00 am - 10:10 am Chair's Opening Remarks
Dave Birch, Director at Consult Hyperion

Dave Birch

Director
Consult Hyperion

Cash is dead - Alternative payments battle for the crown of commerce

10:10 am - 10:30 am Driving the next-generation of payments, meeting customer expectations
Nick Kerigan, Managing Director - Future Payments at Barclaycard

Nick Kerigan

Managing Director - Future Payments
Barclaycard



Joan Cuko, Mobile Payments Business Analyst at Vodafone

Joan Cuko

Mobile Payments Business Analyst
Vodafone

Damien Dion, Director, Business Development Payments & Partnerships at Fitbit

Damien Dion

Director, Business Development Payments & Partnerships
Fitbit

Matthieu Barral, Senior Vice President Commercial Europe at Checkout.com

Matthieu Barral

Senior Vice President Commercial Europe
Checkout.com

Tony Craddock, Director General at Emerging Payments Association

Tony Craddock

Director General
Emerging Payments Association

Iona Pullar, Mobile Product Owner - Payments at Shell

Iona Pullar

Mobile Product Owner - Payments
Shell

David Mayes, Product Manager at Paddy Power Betfair

David Mayes

Product Manager
Paddy Power Betfair

Cash is dead - Alternative payments battle for the crown of commerce

11:20 am - 11:40 am 100 years of fintech
Sponsors:
Tribe Payments


Suresh Vaghjiani, CEO & Co-Founder at Tribe Payments

Suresh Vaghjiani

CEO & Co-Founder
Tribe Payments

Cash is dead - Alternative payments battle for the crown of commerce

11:40 am - 12:30 pm Payment strategy and localisation - In the age of frictionless payments and user experience
Sponsors:
Rapyd


Louise Garratt, Senior Payments Manager at easyJet

Louise Garratt

Senior Payments Manager
easyJet

Ashley Hubbard, eCommerce Manager at Grenson Shoes

Ashley Hubbard

eCommerce Manager
Grenson Shoes

Tayyaba Malik, Head of eCommerce at Lulu Guinness

Tayyaba Malik

Head of eCommerce
Lulu Guinness

Angela Yore, Managing Director & Co-Founder at SkyParlour

Angela Yore

Managing Director & Co-Founder
SkyParlour

Sarel Tal, Vice President EMEA at Rapyd

Sarel Tal

Vice President EMEA
Rapyd

Cash is dead - Alternative payments battle for the crown of commerce

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Networking break & exhibition visit

The future is here, the future is open banking

2:00 pm - 2:20 pm The future of banking
Josh Fernandes, Head of Open Banking at Revolut

Josh Fernandes

Head of Open Banking
Revolut

The future is here, the future is open banking

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm UK fintech landscape – The opportunities and challenges in a connected regional marketplace
Alastair Lukies CBE, Founder & CEO, Pollinate  Chair, Fintech Alliance Prime Minister's Business Council at Fintech Alliance

Alastair Lukies CBE

Founder & CEO, Pollinate Chair, Fintech Alliance Prime Minister's Business Council
Fintech Alliance

Andrew Jenkins, Director at Arity

Andrew Jenkins

Director
Arity

Julian Wells, Director at Whitecap Technology

Julian Wells

Director
Whitecap Technology

Daniel Lee, Group Product Owner - Payments at Kingfisher

Daniel Lee

Group Product Owner - Payments
Kingfisher

Sam Everington, Head of Engineering for Apps & APIs at Starling Bank

Sam Everington

Head of Engineering for Apps & APIs
Starling Bank

Sarah Häger, Head of Open Banking Community at Nordea

Sarah Häger

Head of Open Banking Community
Nordea

Anna Maj, Ambassador at European Women Payments Network

Anna Maj

Ambassador
European Women Payments Network

Tim Richards, Principal Consultant at Consult Hyperion

Tim Richards

Principal Consultant
Consult Hyperion

Andres Ricaurte, Senior Vice President - Global Head of Payments at Mphasis

Andres Ricaurte

Senior Vice President - Global Head of Payments
Mphasis

The future is here, the future is open banking

3:40 pm - 4:30 pm The new payment frontier - Open banking and how it could usurp the incumbents
Luke Massie, CEO & Founder at Vibe Tickets

Luke Massie

CEO & Founder
Vibe Tickets

Paul Clark, Chief Technology Officer at Tandem Bank

Paul Clark

Chief Technology Officer
Tandem Bank

Tanvi Gokhale, Director of Segmentation, Retail at Lloyds Banking Group

Tanvi Gokhale

Director of Segmentation, Retail
Lloyds Banking Group

Isabel Woodford, Fintech Journalist at Sifted

Isabel Woodford

Fintech Journalist
Sifted

Rich Wagner, CEO at Cashplus

Rich Wagner

CEO
Cashplus

The future is here, the future is open banking

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm Chair's Closing Remarks
Dave Birch, Director at Consult Hyperion

Dave Birch

Director
Consult Hyperion