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Americas FS

  • John Donovan is appointed CEO of Bizfi. The payments veteran has previously spent 20 years with MasterCard and co-founded Lending Club.
  • Fabio Fontainha becomes Head of Consumer Banking for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region of Citi. Formerly he was Head of Citi’s Consumer and Commercial banking business in Latin America.
  • Jennifer Wilson becomes Chief Digital Officer at Hancock Whitney Bank. She was formerly at BBVA Compass where she was EVP for Multi Channel Planning & Administration.
  • Thasunda Duckett becomes Consumer Banking CEO Executive at JP Morgan. He replaces Barry Sommers who moves to be CEO of Wealth Management within a new unit that will bridge the company’s retail bank and asset management segments. Sommers will lead the unit with Brian Carlin, who will be CEO of Investment and Banking Solutions. The new unit will be known as Wealth Management & Investment Solutions.
  • Tricia Rothschild becomes Chief Product Officer at Morningstar. Formerly she was Head of Global Advisor Solutions for the business.
  • Danny Dunn becomes Chief Revenue Officer at Morningstar. Formerly he was Chief Revenue Officer for the business.
  • Max Narro is appointed CEO PayCommerce. He was formerly President WorldPay US.
  • Kim Crawford Goodman is appointed CEO Worldpay. She has previously held roles at American Express and is on the board for Charter Communications.

Americas Non-FS

  • David Godsman becomes Chief Digital Marketing Officer at The Coca-Cola Company. Formerly he was at Bank of America where he was Head of Emerging Payments & Commerce.
  • Rob Roy becomes Chief Digital Officer at Sprint. Formerly he was Head of eCommerce and Digital Revenue for and
  • Atif Rafiq becomes Chief Digital Officer at Volvo Cars. Formerly he was at McDonald’s where he was Chief Digital Officer. He replaces Klas Bendrik who will assist with the transition and leave the company.
  • Chris De Bruin becomes President of Digital Platforms at Zafin. Formerly he was at Standard Chartered where he was Global Head of Retail Products and Digital.a-world-of-opportunity


  • Joop Wijn becomes Chief Strategy and Risk Officer of Adyen. Formerly he was at ABN AMRO where he headed ABN’s Corporate Banking division.
  • Michael Steinharter becomes Chief Commercial Officer of Earthport. Formerly he was at IBM where he was in global sales. He replaces Sajeev Viswanathan who retires.
  • Mark Stephens becomes CEO at Harrods Bank. Formerly he was at Aldermore Bank where he was Deputy CEO and Group Commercial Director.
  • Zaka Mian becomes Group Director of Digital at Lloyds. His previous role was also at Lloyds where he ran digital transformation and technology. He replaces Miguel Angel Rodriguez-Sola who joins a technology company in Spain.
  • Josephine Verine becomes Marketing COO of Lombard Odier. She was formerly at Chanel where she was MD of Haute Couture. She will be based in Geneva.
  • Marc Graveney becomes Chief Digital Officer at London & Capital. Formerly he was at MBA IT where he was CTO and Head of IT.
  • Anita Kimber becomes Director of Channel Development & Innovation at Nationwide. Formerly she was at EY.
  • Edward Rice becomes Head of Marketing at PensionHub, from AIG where he was the EMEA Head of Digital.
  • Steve Zuanella becomes Chief Digital Officer at RSA. Formerly he was at Zurich Insurance where he was Chief Digital Officer.
  • Suzie Batten becomes Head of Digital at Weatherbys. Formerly she was at Santander where she was Head of Strategy & Development. She will now report to CEO, Roger Weatherby.
  • Mike Regnier becomes CEO at Yorkshire Building Society. He was formerly Chief Customer Officer and Executive Director for the business.


  • Fernando Lucini becomes MD for Big Data at Accenture Digital. He was formerly at Hewlett Packard Enterprise where he was CTO of Big Data.
  • Rodolfo Dominguez becomes VP for Business Transformation & Chief Digital Officer at Mercedes Benz. He was formerly running Enterprise Portfolio Management for the business.
  • Tom Read becomes Chief Digital & Innovation Officer at the Office of Ministry & Justice. He was formerly within the Department for Business, Energy & Industry where he was Digital Technology Director. He replaces Arif Harbott.
  • René Steenvoorden becomes Chief Digital Officer and CIO of Randstad. He was formerly at Rabobank where he was CIO and Global Business Innovation Leader.
  • Ulrik Nehammer becomes SVP for the Strategic Customer Advisory Team at Salesforce. He was formerly at The Coca-Cola Company where he was the CEO of Germany.
  • Antonio Burrello becomes Group Marketing and Communications Director at Salvatore Ferragamo. Formerly he was at Ermenegildo Zegna where he was Chief Marketing Officer.
  • Ole Obermann becomes Chief Digital Officer and EVP Business Development of Warner Music Group. Formerly he was at Sony Music Entertainment where he was EVP, Global Digital Partner Development and Sales.

Africa FS

  • Lee Naik becomes Regional President for Africa at TransUnion. Formerly he was MD for Accenture Digital in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Africa Non-FS

  • Levi Nyakundi becomes Chief Marketing Officer at Telkom Kenya. Formerly he was at Airtel where he was Marketing Director for Airtel Kenya, Airtel Tanzania and Airtel Uganda.


  • Eric Jing becomes CEO of Ant Financial, a payments subsidiary of Alibaba. He replaces Lucy Peng who will remain as Executive Chairperson.
  • Cherdchai Virabhak becomes FWD Insurance as its Head of Group Digital Transformation, from AIG where he was the Asia Pacific Head of Digital for Consumer Insurance.

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