Liz Oakes

Expert Associate Partner, Global Payments Practice McKinsey & Co.

Liz is a focused on the customer-outcome based design of payment systems, product design and solutions. Liz has worked on the design of faster payments in retail banking in the UK, Australia and the U.S. and instant payments for the euro and previously on SEPA. Liz is also actively involved in the market adoption of ISO 20022 XML standards across the payments eco-system and is passionate about delivering relevant and customer-centric payment innovations and harnessing the power of richer data.
An experienced payments professional with a background in clearing and settlement, the marketing and sale of new payment systems, and the development of innovative payment solutions in wholesale, corporate and retail banking.

Liz Oakes


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