Top technology expert and GPS CIO becomes a Non-Executive Director
London, 23 July 2020 — PIF, the leading not-for-profit industry body for the high-growth prepaid fintech sector, today announced the appointment of Lisa Grahame, Chief Information Officer at Global Processing Services (GPS), to the PIF Board of Directors.
Lisa replaces Kevin McAdam who is stepping down from the Board following his departure from GPS this month.
Lisa’s knowledge and experience places her as one of today’s top technology experts in the industry. At GPS, Lisa applies her deep understanding and experience of managing IT service delivery, defining scalable best practice frameworks, service strategy and structure to support the growth of the business.
“We are delighted to welcome Lisa to the Board,” said Paul Swinton, Chairman of PIF. “Her knowledge and experience will complement the skill-set of the current Board, alongside her deep appreciation for the opportunities and challenges facing the industry. Lisa will be a fantastic asset to PIF as we further strengthen our sphere of influence. We would like to thank Kevin for his excellent contribution to PIF during his time on the board.”
Commenting on her appointment, Lisa said:
“I am honoured to join PIF at a time when innovations in fintech have proven crucial in providing invaluable access to financial services for some of the most vulnerable in our society. Through PIF, we hope to continue to help members navigate complex commercial and regulatory challenges adeptly, as well as drive the UK fintech industry into the future.”
Notes to Editors
PIF is the not-for-profit industry body representing regulated providers of e-money and payment services. Established by the industry in 2007, PIF stands at the forefront of the payments sector, proudly representing the companies and organisations that are transforming the financial services landscape. Formed with a mission to advance the success of the industry, PIF is focused on helping to ensure members can grow their businesses effectively, responsibly and compliantly. To learn more about PIF and the benefits of membership, visit www.paymentsinnovationforum.org
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