Managing Director at Marqeta
Payments Industry Insights with Marqeta's Managing Director
Today’s guest is Ian Johnson. Ian is Managing Director at Marqeta, Europe and he has spent most of his career in payments.
In this episode, we go over the evolution of the payments industry and some of the biggest misconceptions in the fintech world. We also explore the role of financial managers and how it has changed after the rise of new tech; the role of traditional banks and the way companies think about security and trust in the adoption of new payment methods and service providers. Finally, we discuss the common biases that fintech companies have to battle with when pitching to corporates; what people don’t know about credit cards; and the power of open APIs.