Ben is chief executive officer of The Payments Association, a leading trade body, exclusively serving the payments industry. It helps to connect the ecosystem, encourages innovation and collaboration, and runs over 50 events each year. Through insights and connections, The Payments Association is at the heart of the payments sector and supports the interest of its members; developing their reputation, enhancing their network and providing new opportunities to partner and do business.
Ben is passionate about supporting the payments industry and ensuring it is open to all, to truly realise the positive impact of technology and services on how we pay and get paid.
An experienced leader and business transformation specialist, he has held senior positions at Clarion Events, Informa and Datacenter Dynamics. He has more than 15 years of experience in leading businesses within financial services, telecoms and media, and defence and security.