Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, 61/101 Phillip St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

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Event Date Wed Nov 23 AEDT - Thu Nov 24 AEDT (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Nov 22 8:00am - Wed Nov 23 8:00am
Location Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
61/101 Phillip St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Region APAC

Hear from women leaders on a variety of subjects including current payments issues and initiatives, fintech, and leadership. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with women at all levels and with diverse backgrounds in payment and fintech. This is a must-attend event for any woman who’s serious about accelerating her career in the payments industry.

The event is a unique event that provides perspectives from key women leaders in payments, supports diversity and gender parity, and includes topics impacting all aspects of the payments ecosystem. The format is split between networking breaks, keynote addresses, executive panel discussions and career development breakout sessions.

This forum is an unparalleled opportunity that is empowering, current and immediately relevant to any woman pursuing a career in payments.


2022 Speakers

Kristy Duncan
Founder and CEO, Women in Payments

Cynthia Scott
Managing Director Zip Co

Julia Streets
Founder & CEO Streets Consulting

Bianca Bates
Managing Director, Head of Payments, Australia & New Zealand, J.P. Morgan

Inga Bambalaite-Saliba
Senior Digital Advisory Manager, Transaction Banking, ANZ

Nish Dharmaratne
Head of Product, Westpac

Rebecca Paine
Global Payment Solutions Head, HSBC New Zealand

Neena Black
Vice President of Product Development, Amex

Sonja Steiner
Head of Fintech, Coles

Lisa Wade
CEO, DigitalX

Krystle Ritchens
Payments Industry & Regulation Executive Director, JP Morgan

Elaine Herlihy
Chief Marketing & Product Officer, OFX

Danielle Johnson
Head of International Payments, Westpac

Rose Ong
Head of Market Infrastructures, Oceania, SWIFT

Oriana Tessari
Head of Partnerships, Australia & New Zealand, Stripe

Neha Grover
Vice President, JP Morgan

Caroline Page
Head of Communications, Virtually Human Studio

Nickie Scriven
Founder & CEO, Chief Meta Chicks & Alchemy8 Media

Sarah Wood
Director of Government Affairs, APAC, American Express

Emily Martin
Assistant Secretary Policy & Engagement Branch, Consumer Data & Digital Division Markets Group, The Treasury

Kate Reader
General Manager Digital Platforms, ACCC

Jodi Ross
CDR Regulatory & Compliance Specialist

Diane Tate

Sara Bellissimo
Management Consulting Manager, Accenture

Camilla Bullock
CEO, Emerging Payments Asia

Emily Curlewis
Head of Enterprise & Government, Zepto

Vicky Elms
Director, Enterprise Partnerships & Emerging Payments, American Express Australia

Siew Lee Seow
Head of Enterprise & Government, Australian Payments Network

Chloe James
Group Director of Media & Communications, RFI Global

Julie Bolan
Head of Payments, APAC, Go To Market, SWIFT

Leeanne Gray
Head of Core Payments, Westpac

Lynda McMillan
Head of Payments Representation, Commonwealth Bank

Dianne Shay
Head of Payments Industry, National Australia Bank

Genevieve Faulkner-Firth
Director of Acquisition Marketing, American Express

Rob Caslick
CEO & Founder, Two Good Co.

Jasmine Opdam
Acting Team Leader, Redfern Legal Centre

Caroline Stewart
CEO, Ecstra Foundation

Lynn Kraus
Chief Executive Officer, Australian Payments Plus

Carolyn Breeze
Chief Commercial Officer, Zepto

Simone Joyce
CEO/Co-Founder, Paypa Plane

Gulshan Singh
Executive Manager, Commonwealth Bank

Debbie Wine
CMO Australia & NZ, Zip Co

Kristy Partridge
Executive Director, Strategy & Execution, Westpac

Yasmine Amani
Principal Account Executive, ACI Worldwide

Clare Kinsey
Co-Founder & COO, Karta Gift Cards

Susan Nicholson
General Manager, SecurePay & POLi

Mark Schultz
Global Head - Business Payments, RFI Global

May Lam
Partner, Asia-Pacific Payments Leader, EY

Effie Dimitropoulos
Executive General Manager, Transactions, Novati Group Limited

Louise Parrot
Director, Digital Asset Services, ANZ

Tony Richards
Senior Advisor, Digital Finance, CRC

Zoe Dattner
Strategy & Operations Integrator, Dattner Group (M)

Felicity Blake
Country Manager, FIS New Zealand, FIS/Worldpay

Anne-Marie Kruk
General Manager Propositions & Ecosystem Development, Australian Payments Plus

Tara Tubman
Regional Director, Australia/NZ, South Pacific & HK, BPC

Susan Yang
General Manager, International Payments & Network Management, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Tamara Allen
Development Manager – MAPS, CCSS & Splunk Delivery Services, FIS

Deanne Bannatyne
Chief Customer Officer & Managing Director Australia/New Zealand, Prezzee

Kellie Clenton
Global Head of Afterpay, SMB Account Management, Square

Asha Cugati
Head of Government & Business, Account Management, Mastercard

Karen Farrar Stewart
Commercial Director, ANZ Zip Co.

Lauren Millar
Global Solution Sales, Treasury & Trade, Institutional Clients Group, Citi

Lynne Cardwell
Executive Director, Banking & Financial Services NSW Treasury, Citi

Victoria Richardson
Chief Operating Officer, Meeco

Katrina Stuart
Managing Director, New Payments Platform Australia

Catherine Brenner
Chair, Austalian Payments Plus

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• J.P. Morgan

• Citi

• American Express
• US Bank | Elavon

• Bank of America
• Swift

• accenture

• ACI Worldwide Real-Time Payments
• WorldLine

• Nets

• Anz

• Westpac