Jana Mackintosh

Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy, Worldpay

Jana is the Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy at Worldpay, a leading fintech and payments technology company that provide global integrated omni-commerce services to merchants. She built up experience in competition and regulatory policy by working across the public and private sectors. Over the last few years, Jana focused on shaping the development of payments regulation in UK and Europe. She worked with HMT and the FCA in establishing the PSR and continue to contribute to the Bank of England Real-Time Gross Settlement programme to allow UK Fintechs to directly participate in UK payments systems. At Worldpay she is responsible for delivering a global strategic policy programme that continue to promote fintech and payments policies with key stakeholders and authorities across the globe. Jana serve on a number of trade association, industry and regulatory boards, including the Bank of England’s RTGS External Advisory Board and the European Payment Council Board. She also actively contributes to wider initiatives, such as the promotion of digital skills across several initiatives in the City of London.