Paul Rodgers

Paul Rogers is Chairman & Founder of European payments community, Vendorcom; Mentor at fintech accelerator, Level 39; and Member of the UK Payments Systems Regulator Panel and provided the secretariat for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Payment Systems in the last session of the UK Parliament.

Paul is passionate about the payments industry and the benefits to be gained by driving innovation through collaboration. His work with Vendorcom ensures that all stakeholders in the industry are connected and have access to authoritative, independent information on strategic and innovative developments, standards, regulation and market opportunities. Paul is recognised for his broad perspective on industry matters as well as his independence, authority and pragmatism in dealing with the increasingly complex change that both merchants and solutions suppliers face.

What you will hear from Paul Rodgers:

The Payments Journey – are we there yet?
· Destination or journey?
· Who’s holding the map?
· Who’s driving – innovators, regulators, banks, payristocracy, merchants, consumers, …?
· Watching for signs and milestones;
· Preparing of the journey of a lifetime!