12 Aug techUK exec joins judging panel
Ruth Milligan, head of the financial services and payments at techUK, has joined the judging panel of the UK FinTech Awards 2020.
As head of the financial services and payments programme at techUK, the voice of the UK tech sector, she leads on open banking and open data, payments, digital identity and blockchain.
At techUK, she has a particular focus on government and regulator advocacy, market developments and facilitating business development opportunities for members.
Before joining techUK, Milligan, who is a qualified UK solicitor, worked as a senior manager for payments for retail sector organisations in the UK and Europe, dealing with competition cases and leading advocacy campaigns on EU regulation.
Milligan joins Charlotte Crosswell of Innovate Finance, Steve Harper of Invest Northern Ireland, Will Thorne of the FinTech Delivery Panel and Stephen Ingledew of FinTech Scotland on the independent judging panel.