Grégoire Toussaint, Principal at Edgar, Dunn & Company
Grégoire Toussaint is a Principal at Edgar, Dunn & Company (EDC) based in the Paris office. He has more than 10 years of consulting experience with EDC in business strategy for financial services clients in multiple Asian, European and North American countries. Grégoire has worked in EDC London's, Sydney's and Paris' offices and developed global perspectives on payments.
He has gained extensive knowledge in mobile payments, retail payments, card products and alternative forms of payments while working for a diversity of actors in the payments space (e.g. issuing and acquiring banks, merchants, payment schemes and payment providers).
In particular, Grégoire has developed significant expertise regarding the Internet of Things and connected / omnichannel commerce where payments can become a true catalyst of new opportunities. He regularly presents at conferences (e.g. Cartes / Trustech), writes articles and reports on payment trends such as EDC's yearly Advanced Payments Report. Grégoire holds a Masters in Applied Mathematics and Computer Sciences from both Grenoble Institute of Technology in France and Barcelona Tech (UPC) in Spain.
Track chaired by Grégoire Toussaint
At TRUSTECH Grégoire will chair the track on "Payments & Secure Transactions" on Wednesday 27 November from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm in room 2
Payments have become strategic for all actors in the value chain. Understanding payment innovation and trends is crucial to make relevant strategic choices in a fast moving sector and develop competitive advantages in preparation for the payments of tomorrow.