Robyn King

Robyn King is the Director for Industry Relations at Payments Canada, where she oversees a portfolio of relationships with member financial institutions, broader stakeholder groups and industry governance. She has more than 15 years of experience in transactional banking, card payments and payments modernization in both the Southern African and Canadian markets.

Prior to joining Payments Canada, Robyn was on the modernization team at CIBC and worked at South Africa’s FirstRand Bank, holding roles in branch banking, innovation, payments, and merchant acquiring.

Robyn graduated with a B.Sc. from the University of Johannesburg and an MBA from the Henley Business School. Robyn became a Certified Treasury Professional in 2020 and is due to complete a certification in strategy with Harvard Business School this year.