Robert Courtneidge

Independent Industry Advisor

Robert is a valued and highly respected industry expert with a distinguished career in the card and payments industry.

Robert has deep expertise in e-money, and is highly skilled in all aspects of consumer finance issues, including consumer protection, banking regulation and compliance and anti-money laundering.

In the UK, he works closely with The Payments Services Regulator, HM Treasury and Financial Conduct Association, and other compliance and industry bodies globally. He is also Non Executive Board Director/Strategic Advisor to over 15 diverse payment and payment related companies.

He has continuously been named a key player in the Payments Power 10 (including #1 in 2015), a highly competitive ranking of the influential contributors in payments.

Previously, Robert achieved success as a senior legal professional specialising in matters relating to cards and payments.

He regularly speaks on issues facing the European Payments’ Industry including laws relating to Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).