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.


EPA Ambassadors are subject matters experts who are supporting the association and membership with their expert knowledge and experience from the payments industry.

“We make a difference in the payments industry. Emerging Payments Association Asia provides our members a unique collaboration platform for Asia Payments.”

Lance Blockley

MD The Initiatives Group

As an EPA Ambassador, we entrust you with our brand.

  • Support us in creating awareness, attention, and desire from new members to join
  • Help our current members who want to understand more about the emerging payments and how it works
  • Help improve our community’s effectiveness

Lance Blockley

Managing Director 

Experienced management consultant focused on financial services, and particularly payments (such as credit card, debit card, prepaid cards, electronic funds transfer, cash, etc).

Dr Brad Pragnell


For over 20 years, I’ve been deeply involved in the financial services industry providing leadership and delivering meaningful outcomes for member organizations, their stakeholders, and regulators.

Antony Morris

Managing Director
FinTech (before it was called that) Venture Builder with extensive experience in advising and leading retail payment, fare collection and financial services consumer behaviour transformation in Asia for 20 years including HSBC, Octopus, BBM Money and PayMe.


Fannette Hsin

Hong Kong SAR

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.

Zennon Kapron

Zennon Kapron is the Director of Kapronasia, one of Asia’s leading financial technology research and consulting firms. Prior to Kapronasia, Zennon was the Asia Pacific Financial Industry Manager and Global Banking Industry Manager for Intel.


Richard Reid

Experienced Executive

Experienced executive with a demonstrated history of working in the financial and technology industries both locally and internationally.

Anurag Vasisth

Business Leader

The strategic business environment is challenging industries at an unprecedented pace. This leads to a need for dynamic, innovative and ethical business leadership more than ever, to consistently drive shareholder value, balanced with value to the customers and employees.

Leanne Bradley

Principal / Founder

Leanne is a principle at Suite2Go, one of APAC leading boutique consultancy that is an expert in understanding the problems in the financial services industry and how to best solve them with technology solutions. She serves on several advisory boards in the payments industry and is an investor in early-stage fintech.

Rajiv Madane

Senior Vice President

Rajiv a self driven, digital innovation and FinTech leader who has been involved in the Banking and FinTech ecosystem for over 30 years. He has held senior leadership positions with various multinational companies in USA, Europe and Asia Pacific. Rajiv has helped companies like FIS Global, Wipro, ACI Worldwide, Fiserv grow their business in Asia Pacific with innovative tech solutions for the banking industry. Rajiv was involved in the launch of the APIX platform by MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore), IFC and ASEAN Bankers Association at the Singapore FinTech Festival 2018.




Become A Member

Become an EPA Asia member today and be an Influencer in setting the agenda for
Emerging Payments in Asia.