Vincent Brennan

I am a leading industry expert on the future of payments and banking, with a passion for, and an extensive executive leadership track record in, payments and banking strategy, transformation, operations and risk management. I bring fresh perspectives, ambitious thinking and change management expertise to organisational opportunities and challenges in a fast moving and rapidly evolving market place.

41 years banking experience, with 16 years of executive responsibility for payments at Bank of Ireland across strategy and execution, customer services/operations, transformation and digital enablement, supplier and partner management, regulatory engagement, risk management, and business continuity/crisis management.

10+ years’ experience and insights from pan-European payments industry collaboration and thought leadership as Deputy Chairman of the Euro Banking Association (EBA), helping to shape and implement the strategy and value proposition of the EBA and to strengthen its industry role, relevance and impact. Former chair of the EBA Open Banking Working Group (OBWG) where I guided the OBWG publications on a wide range of open banking and digital transformation topics.

A regular contributor to webinars and conferences as moderator and panellist and to industry publications.