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Chris Higham
Head of Strategy & Change - Payments at Virgin Money


Previously a consultant specialising in payments, Chris has been leading Virgin Money’s payment strategy for the past 5 years – overseeing the move to MasterCard debit card issuing and payment scheme direct participation through a pioneering cloud hosted aggregator.

Chris is passionate about the opportunities presented by open banking and PSD2 – he’s responsible for both the compliance with and exploitation of PSD2 & open banking for one of the largest “non CMA9” banks – shaping the strategy to comply with the best outcomes for customers

Agenda Sessions

  • Strong Customer Authentication – Regulatory Developments, Practical Challenges and Evolving Best Practice