Nanna Saito Nielsen

Director of Banking Operations, GoCardless

Nannas tarted out in foreign exchange working for the Danish bank, Saxo Bank. After completing her MBA at Cambridge University, she joined Lloyds Banking Group in London where she worked a Head of Operational Performance within Commercial Banking. She later made the move to startups, where she spent two years as COO for a drone company in Los Angeles, before returning to London to join GoCardless in 2017. There she is responsible for Banking Operations, which handles the daily processing of payments worth $10bn a year, and enables GoCardless’ global expansion by developing relationships with partner banks around the world.