A highly experienced Executive Director with over 25 years of experience in strategy, business development, technology, operations and innovation. Extensive experience in managing global technology and operational teams in payments, telecoms and finance sectors.
Paula joined Ingenico in August 2017, following the acquisition of Bambora, to lead the integration with Ingenico Retail to realise the benefits of the combination of both companies. In June 2018, Paula took the role of CTOO for Ingenico Retail. She is responsible for the Retail payment platforms and customer operations, from Argentina to Australia. In November 2018, Paula took the role of Group CTO, which includes the original perimeter of the role within Retail, as well as responsibility for the corporate platforms, security and IT.
Between 2012 and 2016, Paula held several executive positions at Visa Europe covering Strategy, Digital, Innovation and the merger with Visa Inc. Prior to that, Paula worked at Barclays, Prudential, Telefonica and Thomson Reuters in a variety of transformational and business development roles.
Paula graduated with a degree in Computer Science from the University of West London. She also mentors start-ups as an ambassador with Momentum London.