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Event Date Tue Apr 26 EDT - Thu Apr 28 EDT (2 months ago)
Location Virtual
Region Americas

The Payments Canada SUMMIT is where the payment ecosystem gathers. The best thinkers, visionaries and disruptors safely discuss, debate and describe the future of payments in Canada. It is a forum for broad conversations and deep discussions that explores a wide range of subjects central to the evolution of payments.


2022 Speakers


Randy Boissonnault
Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance


Leah Anderson
President & CEO, Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation

Michael Abbott
Senior Managing Director, Global Banking Leader, Accenture

Christine Bergeron
President & CEO, Vancity

Pieter (Piet) Bil
Managing Partner for American Express, Kyndryl

Tracey Black
President & CEO, Payments Canada

Hon. Randy Boissonnault, MP
Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Government of Canada

Garry Foster
Chair, Board of Directors, Payments Canada

Fatema Pirone
VP, Enterprise Digital, CIBC

Jose Ribau
Executive Vice President, Digital and Innovation, Cadillac Fairview

Judith Robertson
Commissioner, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Peter Routledge
Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions

Toby Russell
Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Shift

Erica Anderson
VP Marketing, North America iGaming, Paysafe

Roxana Baranowski
Deputy Chief Risk Officer, Payments Canada

Sonia Baxendale
President & CEO, Global Risk Institute in Financial Services

Kalyani Bhatia
Global Head of Payments & PMI Go To Market, SWIFT

Dondi Black
Senior Vice President, Head of Product, TSYS Issuer Solutions

Sue Britton
Co-Founder, Fathom4sight Inc.

Karen Budahazy
VP, Digital Enablement & Issuing, Peoples Group

David Chance
VP, Strategy & Innovation, Fiserv

Adeline Cheng
National Lead, Regulatory Compliance, Financial Services Risk Management Practice, EY

Tara Conway
VP, Omni Channel and Customer Experience, The Source

John Cowan
Chief Technology and Operations Officer, Payments Canada

Patrice Dagenais
Vice président Modernisation des paiements, Desjardins

Miklós Dietz
Managing Partner, Vancouver Office, McKinsey & Company

Peter Dodic
Chief Risk Officer, Payments Canada

David Drossman
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer, The Clearing House

Dave Excell
Founder, Featurespace

Martin Grunewald
Chief Business Officer, BankservAfrica

Santiago Guerra
Manager, Payments Strategy & Analytics - North America, Netflix

Kobi Gulersen
Vice President, Merchants & Partnerships, Mastercard

Kris Hansen
CTO & Co-founder, Synctera

Christopher Henry
Senior Economist, Bank of Canada

Fabiola Herrera de Valdez
Deputy Manager, Systems and Technological Innovation, Central Bank of the Dominican Republic

Mike Hoganson
Director, Modernization, Payments Canada

Lance Homer
Global Head of Digital Payments, Equinix

David Hooper
Vice President, Open Banking & Payments Consulting, CGI

Randy Hopkins
Advisor, Payments, Canadian Bankers Association

Octavia Howell
Chief Information Security Officer, Equifax Canada

Stephanie Hughes
Financial Reporter, Financial Post

Christine Hunter
VP, Payments, TD Bank Group

Sue Hutchison
President, Equifax Canada

Sachio Iwamoto
CTO, Financial Services Sector, Kyndryl

Chander Jethwani
Lead, Cyber Resiliency, Payments Canada

Roy Kao
Open Banking Practice Lead, Director Consulting Services, Global, Wealth, Capital Markets, and Banking

Gaurav Kapoor
Head/Co-Founder, Mydoh, RBC Ventures

Shane Kerpan
AVP, Payment and Client Support Services, Central 1

Sami Khoury
Head, Canadian Centre for Cyber Security

Daniel Kornitzer
Chief Business Development Officer, Paysafe

Danny Kotsopoulos
Director, Product Management, Interac Corp.

Elisabeth Laett
Managing Partner, Holt Xchange

Alexandra Lara
Senior Manager, Netflix

Jessica Lerro
Director, Technology Transformation, Interac Corp.

Peter Liber
Senior Account Executive
Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade

Rob Magee
Program Director, ISO 20022 Industry Migration, Australian Payments Network

Greg Markell
President & CEO, Ridge Canada Cyber Solutions

Bob Masina
General Manager, Technology and Operations, NPP Australia Limited

Dougal Middleton
VP, Enterprise Payments, Scotiabank

Kevin Ohlson
Head of Strategic International Expansion, Galileo Financial Technologies

Maxwell Opoku-Afari
First Deputy Governor, Bank of Ghana

Gianandrea Padovani
Cyber Strategy Lead, Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), Bank of England

Corinne Pohlmann
SVP, National Affairs & Partnerships, Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)

Jon Purther
Director of Market Insights, Payments Canada

Sekhar Sahgal
Senior Vice President, Open Banking, Mastercard

Dominique Samson
COO, Flinks

Andy Schmidt
Vice President, Global Industry Lead - Banking, CGI

Inga Seelemann
Offering Lead, Cloud and Applications, Data & AI Practices, Kyndryl

Paromita Sen
Director, Data Science and Development, Moneris

Ramesh Siromani
SVP Enterprise Payments, Royal Bank of Canada

Katrina Stuart
Acting CEO, NPP Australia Limited

Martin Tardif
Directeur principal orchestration des initiatives, produits bancaires et modernisation des paiements, Desjardins

Mark Tiainen
Head, DirectPay

Maggie Tittel
Director, Enterprise & Payment Product Risk, Payments Canada

Daniel Tran
AVP, Client Solutions, Interac Corp.

Seun Tuyo
Director, North America, RFI Global

Gilles Ubaghs
Strategic Advisor, Aite-Novarica Group

Peggy Van de Plassche
Founder & CEO, Roar Growth

Manoj Verma
Chief Revenue Officer & Co-Founder, TabaPay

Derek Vernon
Head, Enterprise Payments Modernization, North American Commercial Deposits and Corporate Cards, BMO Financial Group

Sue Whitney
VP, Payments Strategy & Relationships, Central 1

Michelle Winsor
CEO, Root Evolution

Jenny Winther
Secretary General, Nordic Payments Council

Xiaochen Zhang
Principal Manager, AWS

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Kyndryl
• mastercard


• Red Hat

• ACI Worldwide
• Ebankit
• US Bank Elavon
• Equifax
• Equinix
• IGTB intellect
• Interac
• Tracefinancial