Lauren Jones is Director at GoodFin Consulting, focused on providing global advisory services to fintechs, banks, regulators and market infrastructures. Concentrating largely on policy and industrial strategy considerations in relation to payment services in Europe and international markets, topics include Open Finance/Data, CBDC, Digital ID and ISO 20022.
Lauren has over 10 years’ experience in the payments and fintech space. In previous roles Lauren has been Head of Standards at Payments UK (now Pay.UK), responsible for the standards policy and direction in the UK payments market. She has held UK Head of Delegation positions at ISO and European Payments Council as well as various Ad-Hoc Groups within the European Central Bank, UK Open Banking Implementation Entity, SWIFT and the Berlin Group. She has assisted fintech organizations in their standards and GTM strategy and worked across a number of functions, including senior roles in industry standards, government engagement and regulation.