Industry Contributor of the Year
With over 30 years’ experience in banking, payments and FinTech, Nick Ogden has founded a number of notable companies, one of which was WorldPay back in 1997.
He helped to grow WorldPay to over 270 employees, 20,000 customers across 120 countries and was responsible for e-commerce transactions of $2billion per year. WorldPay was acquired by the Royal Bank of Scotland in 2002 and is now listed on the FTSE 100 with a market value of £5.4 billion.
Nick recently launched his next venture ClearBank which sets to majorly transform the payments eco-system. Being the UK’s first new purpose built clearing bank in over 250 years. Using the latest technology ClearBank will offer the industry not only more choice but cheaper and faster clearing services, catering particularly for smaller companies and FinTechs.