Joanne Dewar has been firmly at the centre of the Fintech revolution, having previously led Global Processing Services (now Thredd), the technology infrastructure behind many of the greatest fintech disruptors, including as CEO for 4 years. In 2021, Joanne successfully orchestrated a $400m investment in GPS and led the physical expansion to 3 continents. Recognition includes Businesswoman of the Year at the 2023 UK Tech Awards and Director of the Year at the 2022 UK Fintech Awards. Joanne is a passionate advocate for UK Fintech on the global stage and a change maker in Diversity and Inclusion.
Joanne is currently leading The Payment Association’s Project ESG.