David is the founder and CEO of Polymath Consulting who work on projects
and advise organisations across the Cards & Payments industry.
David is also an active mentor, NED and advisor to boards. He
advises and/or sits on the boards of: Cybertonica, 3S Money Club, Trezeo,
Pie People and Curve along with others.
His most recent project is the launch of a new company with two
colleagues called Konsentus that facilitates checking the identity &
regulatory status of Third Party Providers to ensure Financial Institutions are
PSD2 open banking compliant.
In consultancy he has worked across the complete value chain helping
banks with their overall E-Money/Prepaid and Emerging Payments strategy right
through to market entry analysis; as well as working with telcos, processors
and programme managers on segment analysis, certification and membership
Geographically his client assignments have covered Russia, South Africa,
Middle East, Europe and Asia; in reality clients have come from all continents
other an Antarctic.
He is an active contributor to forums on linkedin and a regular media
commentator on the future of e-money/emerging payments.
He is co-chair of
the People in Emerging Payments forum on linkedin and chairs conferences and
events from Mumbai to Moscow; Las Vegas to London and Johannesburg/Nairobi in
Africa to Colombo/Sri Lanka.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining David.