PayExpo Europe 2018

8-9 October 2019
Business Design Centre, London


Sarah Francis

Sarah Francis

Senior Consultant, Polymath Consulting

Sarah has worked with tech companies, Issuers and Acquirers over the past 20 years specialising in what she terms ‘product compliance’ encompassing product design, fraud and risk prevention/minimisation, AML and consumer engagement.

Sarahs experience encompasses the roles of Fraud Prevention Product Design, MLRO, Compliance and Risk Director as well as complete left of field Sales Manager and Market Development.  

Recognising that every country has its own payment culture as differing as its language Sarah works with clients to ensure consumers and businesses are offered every opportunity to transact whilst ensuring that financial systems are protected against abuse by Fraudsters, Criminals and Terrorists.

  • PayExpo is fantastic because it has thought provoking discussions and is a great place to connect with other leaders in the industry.
    Megan Caywood
  • Very well organised, covering all the key topics with an inclusive and relevant speaker and exhibitor base.
    Helene Panzarino
    Rainmaking Colab Fintech
  • Very wide ranging and varied content with a good mix of fact and opinions, hotly debated.
    Ian Dawson
    Hays Travel Limited
  • This is both a networking event and a trade show, and should be in everyone's diary.
    Paul Love Twelves
    Open Payments Cloud
  • Had a great time across the two days, very well looked after and heard some interesting things about the industry. Look forward to returning next year!
    Jon Ellis
    Atom Bank
  • PayExpo 2018 was fantastic with a great variety in exhibitors as well as content for talks and debates. We found some very good potential partners that will help us make a major impact in the banking industry over the next few years.
    Simon Phillips
    Money Global Limited
  • I really liked the sessions and panel discussions and I am looking forward to some more presentations.
    Liisi Kirsipuu
  • I found the event very interesting and lively, I really liked the presentations in theatre 2 as I am coming from a payments area I found them very informative.
    Martynas Rajuncios
    Lietuvos Bankas


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