Amanda brings 25 years of experience in the payments and security industry. Most recently, she served as Executive Vice President of the Financial Institutions Business Unit at IDEMIA, a global leader in payment cards and identity/security credentials. At IDEMIA, Amanda was responsible for a global division with more than 2,600 employees, comprising sales, marketing and product development teams, as well as more than 30 card personalization centers worldwide. Prior to IDEMIA, Amanda was with Giesecke & Devrient, where she created and ran their UK subsidiary.
Amanda holds a BA in Modern Languages from Durham University in England. She is also Chair of the Compass for Life Foundation, helping disadvantaged children achieve their dreams.