Who we are

The Emerging Payments Association is a thriving community of payments professionals whose goals are to strengthen and expand the payments industry to benefit all stakeholders.

Advisory Board

Advisory Board members are nominated and elected to the board based upon their ability to lead and influence the payments industry. Members of the Advisory Board are both nominated and voted on by the members of the EPA and serve a term of three years.

What does an EPA Advisory Board member do?

  • Attend all Advisory Board meetings throughout the year
  • Contribute ideas and views relating to the strategy and priorities of the group
  • Contribute content and input to papers produced for regulators, press releases, case studies
  • Work diligently together outside meetings on agreed projects, and if appropriate, mentor one of the EPA’s projects
  • Introduce new prospective members to join the EPA
  • Use their Advisory Board membership to endorse their company’s brand
  • Talk positively about the work done by the industry and the group
  • Represent EPA at industry conferences and events.
  • Provide guidance when required to EPA members

Board Members

The Advisory Board is lead by EPA Asia’s Benefactor Members. The key function of the advisory board is to provide guidance and recommendations to assist EPA Asia in being the peak body for the APAC payments community

Andy White

Andy White

Chief Executive Officer

Experienced senior leader with proven track record in driving initiatives and customer engagement.

Danielle Szetho

Danielle Szetho

Advisory Board Chair

Career Goal: Lead innovative, high performing teams to deliver projects and products that improve the way people live, work and play. In doing so, be a strategic, collaborative leader that drives transformational change

Steven Xavier Chan

Steven Xavier Chan

Advisory Board Chair

Senior regulatory and government affairs executive with years of experience conducting international trade, economic and public policy, and in government and industry advocacy.
Mary McHale

Mary McHale

Business Development Director

I am an energetic business leader with consistent track record of success in sales and market development. I have received numerous awards and recognition for delivering record-setting sales, and excellence in business development.
Alissa Davies

Alissa Davies

Fintech Policy

Alissa is a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard Business School. During her MBA Summer internship she worked for Google. She studied History at Magdalen College, University of Oxford. After graduating from Oxford, she interned at the F.W. de Klerk Foundation in South Africa and studied Mandarin at Tsinghua University in Beijing. 

John Ryan

John Ryan

Director General

 John is a qualified Management Accountant with over 25 years of wide ranging fintech experience in capital markets and investor communications.  He held many roles, but mainly as regional Asia Pacific strategy head.

 

Camilla Bullock

Camilla Bullock

Expert Connector

I’m a deal maker at heart and years of experience have taught me to listen until I can create a deal where everybody walks away as winners. Using a consultative approach, I build lasting relationships and I endeavour to offer value and insight at all times.
Leanne Bradley

Leanne Bradley

Strategic Business Consultant

Connector and consultant that helps businesses realise their potential. Experienced financial services professional with a demonstrated history of working in the wealth, and investment management industry.
Nigel Lee

Nigel Lee

Operating Partner at Apis Partners

Nigel is an Operating Partner at APIS a Global Emerging Markets PE Firm focused on Financial Services.  With over 25 years in financial services and fintech, he has held Senior Executive roles in major players across the industry landscape including American Express, Moneygram FirstData.  He also acts as Board Advisor to startups in the Fintech Space. Nigel is based in Singapore

Thomas Hind

Thomas Hind

Capital Markets Industry Lead

A highly motivated, successful general manager and director of global sales teams directly, indirectly and remotely across multiple cultures, from a regional and corporate perspective to consistently achieve revenue and profit targets. Communicating in a clear and prolific manner has been vital to building and leading successful teams, as is the passion for quality in client interaction.

Alumni Board Members

The Advisory Board is lead by EPA Asia’s Benefactor Members. The key function of the advisory board is to provide guidance and recommendations to assist EPA Asia in being the peak body for the APAC payments community

Malcolm Wright

Malcolm Wright

Chief Compliance Officer

I am an influential and quality-driven C-level business leader with a strong product and technology background who builds and transforms businesses.

Malcolm is a founding member of EPA Asia Advisory Board.