Advisory Board - EMEA

Our Advisory Board is comprised of senior women leading the way for others in the EMEA payments and fintech industry. This accomplished group of women provides guidance and input to the Women in Payments Symposium program, helping us attract and secure highly qualified keynote speakers, panelists and workshop leaders.
DEEPTI AKKALI - Head of eCommerce Commercialisation

DEEPTI AKKALI

Head of eCommerce Commercialisation
Elavon
BIO
SARA CASTELHANO - Managing Director, EMEA Head of Payments & Digital Product

SARA CASTELHANO

Managing Director, EMEA Head of Payments & Digital Product
J.P. Morgan
BIO
TERESA CONNORS - Client Director

TERESA CONNORS

Client Director
Payment Matters
BIO
KATE FRANKISH - Director, Strategy and Standards

KATE FRANKISH

Director, Strategy and Standards
Pay.UK
BIO
VIVI GALANI - Vice President & General Manager, Network Partnerships Business Development EMEA

VIVI GALANI

Vice President & General Manager, Network Partnerships Business Development EMEA
American Express
BIO
GEMA MONTOYA - Advisor and Investor

GEMA MONTOYA

Advisor and Investor
iPiD
BIO
GABRIELA NGUYEN-GROZA - Founder & Managing Partner​

GABRIELA NGUYEN-GROZA

Founder & Managing Partner​
Amrop
BIO
NICOLE OLBE - Managing Director of Payment Partnerships

NICOLE OLBE

Managing Director of Payment Partnerships
Barclaycard Payments
BIO
KAREN PENNEY - Vice President  UK Payments Products

KAREN PENNEY

Vice President UK Payments Products
Western Union
BIO
MARIA-CLARA PEREZ-GOMEZ - Vice President, Market Development, New Payment Platforms

MARIA-CLARA PEREZ-GOMEZ

Vice President, Market Development, New Payment Platforms
Mastercard
BIO
EMANUELA SACCAROLA - Managing Director Global Head of Product – Cross Border Payments

EMANUELA SACCAROLA

Managing Director Global Head of Product – Cross Border Payments
Citi
BIO