Joanne Dewar

Vice Chair, Global Processing Services

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Oxford

Stream: FinTech

Joanne Dewar is Vice Chair of Global Processing Services (GPS), the UK-based payments issuer processor that is powering the fintech revolution. In her 4 years as CEO, Joanne led the transition to global scale-up and secured a $400m investment from consortiums including Advent International, Viking Global, Temasek Holdings, Mission OG, Visa and Mastercard. Recent recognition includes UK Fintech Leader of the Year, Great British Businesswoman Tech Leader of the Year and Most Inspirational Woman in Fintech. Joanne holds a Geography degree from the University of Oxford (St Hilda’s College 1991-94).