Exceptional Keynote Lineup Announced !

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Fresh Voices on the Keynote Stage !

MEET THE BEST AND EXCLUSIVE SPEAKER LINE-UP  !

PIERRE FERSZTAND

GLOBAL HEAD OF CASH MANAGEMENT AT BNP PARIBAS
Pierre Fersztand

Pierre FERSZTAND is Global Head of Cash Management for the BNP Paribas Group since July 2005 and reports directly to the Deputy Group CEO, Thierry Laborde.

In 1998, Pierre joined BNP Paribas where he was responsible for the creation of innovative products, services and solutions. He was then appointed as a General Manager of Interbank society (SEME and then BMS) to launch the electronic purse “Moneo” in 1999. In July 2005, Pierre was appointed Global Head of  Cash Management at BNP Paribas

RÉGIS FOLBAUM,

Régis Folbaum
HEAD OF PAYMENTS - LA BANQUE POSTALE

Régis Folbaum is the Head of Payment and a member of the Management Committee of La Banque Postale. As part of his role, Régis Folbaum is also Vice-President of GIE Carte Bancaire, Vice-President of Visa Europe France, a Board member of Transactis and a Member of Banque de France Conseil National des Paiements Scripturaux.

STEFANE MOUILLE,

Stéphane Mouille
PRESIDENT, EUROSMART

Stefane Mouille has been working in the digital security industrycyber security and contactless phone applications (NFC) for 17 years.

He actively takes part in international projects related to digital infrastructure in the followings fields: banking, mobile telephony, consumer products and governmental projects.

He works as a representative of the digital security industry with the EU institutions through Eurosmart (Brussels), and with the French institutions and ANSSI through the Alliance pour la confiance numérique (Paris).

Stefane takes part in European standardisation groups such as ETSI or CEN. At Gemalto, he works on mobile application strategies in the fields of payment, public transports and on Digital identity applications. Stéfane is involved in many national and international projects. Prior to these missions, Stefane used to work as head of strategy for the European market, this includes responsibilities such as institutional relationships with Government, public institutions, i.e. the European Parliament, the Commission and the Council. Hence, he worked on various regulations and directives related to the Digital single market and ID documents. He has also held several positions at Gemalto, in Product Marketing, regional Marketing and business development.

After completing a Bachelor in Industrial Computing Sciences at the Edinburgh Napier University, Stefane Mouille graduated from ESC Wesford Grenoble in Marketing and Management. Stefane Mouille also holds a master degree in Political Sciences from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Aix-en-Provence.

NATHALIE OESTMANN,

Nathalie Oestmann
DIRECTOR, HEAD OF SAMSUNG PAY EUROPE

Nathalie Oestmann is the European GM of Samsung Pay.  In this role, Nathalie is responsible for the development and roll-out of this exciting new service across the region with successful launches in Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK. Samsung Pay is part of the wave of innovative financial payment solutions that will change the payments landscape and for those involved will certainly improve the value proposition, brand and competitiveness of business offerings.

SIMON SCHOU,

Simon Schou

CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER, COPENHAGEN FINTECH 

Simon Schou is Chief Innovation Manager, responsible for the continued strategic development of the association, strategic partnerships and corporate start-up projects in relation to Copenhagen FinTech Lab.

Simon, as development consultant at the Finance Association, has been deeply involved in CFIR development ever since the first thoughts were thought in 2008.

ERIC TAK

Eric Tak
GLOBAL HEAD ING PAYMENTS CENTRE

Eric Tak  joined ING in 2011 as Global Head Card Solutions with overall responsibility for (commercial) cards issuing and merchant acquiring solutions, cash and new business for the Transaction Services business of ING Wholesale Banking. He has more than 25 years of international experience in Payments.

Caroline THELIER

Caroline Thelier
General Manager of PayPal France 

Caroline Thelier is the General Manager of PayPal France since February, 2017. Caroline comes with in-depth skills in product launches and an entrepreneurial spirit having started up a tourism business before she joined PayPal. Her key objective will be to pursue and step up PayPal France’s growth. Caroline graduated from the Ecole Centrale Paris, later worked for Bain & Cie as a strategic and organizational consultant specializing in financial services and industry, and joined PayPal in 2010.

CHRIS VALASEK

Chris Valasek, Security Leader Uber
FORMER SECURITY LEAD UBER

He will share his vision of the future of the Internet Of Things
"How to make connected cars and other connected objects secure ?"

Regarded for his work in the automotive security arena, Chris Valasek specializes in offensive research methodologies with a focus on reverse engineering and exploitation