Mandy Lamb

Managing Director, UK & Ireland, Visa

Mandy is Managing Director, UK & Ireland, at Visa, the global payments technology company, responsible for the strategic direction and success of Visa’s business in the region. Mandy has been with Visa over 12 years, joining the UK & Ireland business from Singapore, where she was Group Country Manager, Regional Southeast Asia (Singapore, Malaysia & Thailand) & Senior Vice President, Global Client Management Asia Pacific.    

Mandy has held a variety of other senior roles during her time at Visa spanning South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa and Ukraine where she led 17 markets across the Commonwealth of Independent States & South Eastern Europe (CIS & SEE) as Group Country Manager. 

Prior to Visa, Mandy held a number of global positions in the financial services and IT industries. 

Mandy started her career in Telecommunications as a Project Manager at Amvia Ltd. She holds a Bachelor of Physical Education and Post Graduate Diploma in Management, from University of Witwatersrand and Wits Business School respectively. She completed her MBA through University of Pretoria (GIBS) in 2007.