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PayTech Awards
28 June 2024
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Philip Benton
Principal Analyst – Financial Services at Omdia


Philip is a Principal Analyst in the Financial Services team at Omdia, focusing on payments and digital banking trends as well as business strategy for the banking sector.

Philip specializes in payments and produces analysis that advises clients on the issues driving change in financial services. He has expertise in mobile payments, path to purchase, and digital commerce. His insight has regularly been quoted in City AM, Financial Times, The Guardian, and CNN, and he has been interviewed live on CNBC and BBC World News.

Prior to joining Omdia in 2020, Philip spent seven years at Euromonitor, a strategic FMCG market research firm, where he was the lead researcher for retail, payments, and technology trends.