Joanne Dewar

CEO, Global Processing Services

Joanne Dewar is CEO of Global Processing Services (GPS), the payments technology provider powering challenger banks, digital wallets and FinTech. Initially driving client onboarding, Joanne had oversight of the launches of Revolut, Starling Bank, Monzo Prepaid, Imagine Curve and Treezor. Over the past 6 years, Joanne has led the transformation of GPS from a founder owned start up to a Private Equity backed scale up and is currently driving a global expansion with new offices in Singapore and Sydney.  

Joanne is a recognised leader and influencer in the payments industry, including Payments Power 10, Fintech Power 50 and the European Women Payments Network (EWPN) Woman of the Year 2018 Finalist. She takes great pride in being a judge for Emerging Payments Awards, Inclusion Signpost (a new accreditation to identify financially inclusive products for the underserved), a pioneer of The Inclusion Foundation and a member of the Fintech Connect Advisory Board.