Úna Dillon, Managing Director of Europe, has over 19 years of experience in financial services, payment card scheme strategy, European policy and membership associations. She spent the last two years delivering advisory services to payment industry organisations, issuers and acquirers, high net worth investors and venture capitalists considering emerging payments technologies and service providers.
Her experience includes General Manager of Laser Card, the Irish national debit card scheme and at the same time she spent 12 years as Head of IPSO Card Services, where she was responsible for driving the development of IPSO policy on major initiatives such as the SEPA Cards Framework, working with all of the retail banks in Ireland. She was responsible for leading all of the security and anti-fraud activities relating to card payments as well as driving standards and security, self-regulatory issues, audit and risk management for Card Services.
Una is a Board Director of the European ATM Security Team (EAST) and participant in numerous EPC (European Payments Council) working groups. Her credibility with the national press in Ireland is widely known, as she became the go-to for TV, radio and print media journalists over the past twelve years, on all subjects relating to payments, financial crime and retail operations.