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Notable CEO moves:

    • Stephen J. Squeri has been promoted to CEO of American Express. Prior, Squeri was Vice Chairman.
    • John Flint has been promoted to Group CEO of HSBC. Prior, Flint was Chief Executive of HSBC, Retail Banking and Wealth Management.
    • Daniel Maguire has been promoted to CEO of LCH Clearing House. Prior, Maguire was COO.
    • Paul Moody has been promoted to CEO of UK Specialities at Marsh. Prior, Paul was Head of Marsh’s Financial and Professional Practice.
    • David Warren has been promoted to Interim CEO of The London Stock Exchange Group. Warren will also maintain his role as Group CFO.


  • Pat Butler has joined Aldermore as Chairman. Butler currently serves on the boards of Bank of Ireland, Hikma Pharmaceuticals and Ardonagh Group.
  • Ad van der Poel has joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as MD co-Head of Product Management EMEA, Global Transaction Services. Prior, van der Poel was SVP Financing Services for Basware.
  • Jim O’Neil has been promoted to Co-Head of the EMEA Corporate Banking Division at Bank of America. Prior, O’Neil led the Global Financial Institutions Business.
  • Oliver Wall has joined Bank of Ireland as Chief of Staff. Prior, Wall was Head of External Affairs for UK and Europe at HSBC.
  • Alisa Copeman has joined Barclaycard as Head of Marketing of Barclaycard Business Solutions. Prior, Copeman was VP, Marketing for Global Commercial Payments at American Express.
  • Raymond Pettitt has been promoted to Head of Retail Segments for Barclays. Prior, Pettitt was MD of Community Banking.
  • Dean Proctor has been promoted to MD of Consumer Lending for Barclays. Prior, Proctor was MD of Global Clients.
  • Priscillah Mabelane has been promoted to CEO of BP South Africa. Prior, Mabelane was CFO.
  • Richard Washington has joined Bupa as Director of Products and Propositions. Prior, Washington was Mortgages New Business Director at Lloyds Banking Group.
  • Angus Scott has joined CLS as Head of Product. Prior, Scott was Director of Product Strategy and Innovation for EuroClear.
  • Lisa Danino-Lewis has joined CLS as EMEA Head of Sales. Prior, Danino-Lewis was EMEA Head of Sales, Financial Services for Broadway Technology.
  • Carolyn Callan has joined Covea Insurance as Head of Small Businesses and Schemes. Prior, Callan was Director of Commercial Insurance at Swinton.
  • Peadar MacCanna and Murat Demirel have been made Co-Head of Treasury and Trade Solutions for Citi. MacCanna was promoted from his role as EMEA Head of Trade Finance and Demirel joins from Oger Telecom where he was CFO.
  • Evans Munyuki has joined Emirates NBD as Chief Digital Officer. Prior, Munyuki was Chief Digital and Information Officer at MyBucks.
  • Thore Vestergaard has joined FLEETCOR as SVP and MD of Commercial Cards. Prior, Vestergaard was MD of Mastercard Prepaid Management Services EMEAA.
  • Allister Mitchell has joined FLEETCOR as VP of Core Products. Prior, Mitchell was Head of Virtual and Emerging Products at Lloyds Banking Group.
  • David Plumb has joined GiffGaff as a Non-Executive Director. Prior, Plumb was Chief Digital Officer at 02 Telefonica.
  • Natasha Kyprianides has been promoted to Head of Omni-Channel and Customer Experience at Hellenic Bank. Prior, Kyprianides was Group Head of Digital Banking and Innovation.
  • Kristof Fahy has joined Hostel World as Chief Customer Officer. Prior, Fahy was Chief Marketing and Customer Officer for Ladbrokes Coral.
  • Stuart Haire has been promoted to Head of RBWM UK for HSBC. Prior, Haire was acting Head of RBWM.
  • Nicholas Huss has been promoted to EVP of Retail Banking for Ingenico Group. Prior, Huss was EVP of Strategy and Performance.
  • Adam Barrett has joined Investment & Fund as Head of Institutional Lender Origination. Prior, Barrett was Head of Institutional Sales for Financial Markets at Lloyds Banking Group.
  • Roy White has been promoted to Chairman of UK specialities at Marsh. White will continue to serve as director of Marsh and retain his position on Marsh UK & Ireland’s exec committee.
  • Steve Price has joined Missguided as Commercial Director. Prior, Price was COO at Thomas Pink.
  • John Hutton has been promoted to Director of Payments at Nationwide Building Society. Prior, Hutton was Head of Payment and Service Operations.
  • Andrew Key has joined Network International as MD, Head of Group Processing. Prior, Key was European President of Elavon.
  • Paul Clarke has joined Network International as EVP of Product and Innovation. Prior, Clarke was MD, Payment Integration at Barclaycard.
  • Andrew Hocking has joined Network International as Chief Strategy Officer. Prior, Hocking was Head of Strategic Planning at Elavon.
  • Paul Horlock has joined a New Payments System Operator as CEO. Prior, Horlock was Director of Payments at Nationwide Building Society.
  • Christophe Rauturier has been promoted to Chief Digital Officer of PSA. Prior, Rauturier was Vice President of the Customer Digital Factory.
  • Victor Matarranz has been promoted to Global Head of Wealth Management for Santander. Prior, Matarranz was SVP and Head of Santander Digital.
  • Marjan Delatinne has been promoted to Global Head of Banking for Ripple. Prior, Delatinne was Director of Sales for Europe.
  • Gary Duggan has joined SAGA as CEO. Prior, Duggan was MD of Junction Insurance at BGL.
  • Charles Prideaux has joined Schroders as Head of Solutions. Prior, Prideaux was Head of Active Investments EMEA for BlackRock.
  • Tracy McDermott has been promoted to Head of Brand and Marketing for Standard Chartered. Prior, McDermott was Group Head of Corporate, Public and Regulatory Affairs.
  • Fabrizio Zanollo has joined TransferMate Global Payments as Director of Strategic Partnerships. Prior, Zanollo was Head of Strategic Partnerships EMEA for INTUIT.
  • Richard Davies has joined TSB as Commercial Banking Director. Prior, Davies was Global Head of Propositions for HSBC Commercial Banking.
  • Richard Meddings has joined TSB as a Non-Executive Director. Prior, Meddings was Finance Director for Standard Chartered.
  • Efi Dahan has been promoted to General Manager, Russia, the Middle East, Turkey and Africa for VISA. Prior, Dahan was Regional Director for Isreal and Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Mark Antipof has been promoted to CCO of Visa Europe. Prior, Antipof was Chief Sales and Marketing Officer.
  • Steve Newton has been promoted to EVP UK & Europe for Worldpay. Prior, Newton was COO.
  • Claire Gambardella has joined Zopa as CMO. Prior, Gambradella was Group CMO of Virgin Active.
  • Phillip Dransfield has joined Zopa as CRO. Prior, Dransfield was Director, Credit Risk and Portfolio Management at TSB.
  • Steve Hulme has joined Zopa as CFO. Prior, Hulme was CFO at Tandem Bank.

Americas FS:

  • Rita Liu has been promoted to Head of Retail, Global Key Accounts and Head of Canada for Alipay. Prior, Liu was Head of EMEA.
  • Rob Sorensen has joined Amazon as Head of Marketing for Amazon Books. Prior, Sorensen was SVP and CMO of Lenscrafters.
  • Hubert J.P Jolly has joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as Head of Financing & Channels. Prior, Jolly was an MD at Citi.
  • Brett Pitts has joined BMO as Chief Digital Officer. Prior, Pitts was EVP, Group Head of Digital at Wells Fargo.
  • Brian Lamb has been promoted to Head of Wealth and Asset Management for Fifth Third Bank. Prior, Lamb was Head of Corporate Responsibility and Reputation.
  • Mike Ma has joined RateGravity as CMO. Prior, Ma was SVP and Head of Digital Strategy and Innovation at Bank of America.
  • Carl Rutstein has joined VISA as Global Head of Performance Solutions. Prior, Rutstein was a Partner at A.T. Kearney.
  • Rafael De la Vega has joined Santander as Head of Digital Strategic Partnerships. Prior, He was Head of Strategic Partnerships and Interim General Manager at INTUIT.
  • Mary Mack has been promoted to Head of Consumer Lending for Wells Fargo. Mack will also maintain her current role as Head of Community Bank.
  • Carol Wang Engleman has joined WorldPay as Head of Sales, Strategic Partnerships. Prior, Engleman was VP, Payments Strategy and Merchant Acquisition at American Express.


  • Chris Townsend has joined AIG as CEO for International General Insurance. Prior, Townsend was President of MetLife’s Asia region.
  • Sanranrat Srichiraratana has joined CIMB THAI Bank as Head of Digital Banking and Decision Management. Prior, Srichiraratana was Country MD at True Money.
  • David Plumb has joined GiffGaff as a Non-Executive Director. Prior, Plumb was Chief Digital Officer at 02 Telefonica.
  • Aman Narain has joined Google as Regional Head of eCommerce, Retail and Travel Partnerships for JAPAC. Prior, Narain was APAC Head of Digital and FinTech for Schroders.
  • Dominic White has joined Ingenico Group as VP, Pacific Region. Prior, White was MD APAC at Bambora.
  • Alex Jeffery has been promoted to Head of APAC for M&G Prudential. Prior, Jeffery was CEO of M&G Real Estate.
  • Ben Hung has been promoted to CEO of Retail Banking for Standard Chartered. Prior, Hung was CEO for Greater China and North East Asia.