Michael Clark is Vice President Global Head of Digital Transformation at Mastercard Data & Services, the professional services arm of Mastercard focused on driving value beyond the transaction. In his role, he drives disruptive innovation, agile principles, and execution of Mastercard's digital vision, in addition to leading digital technology setting and proving future signals in the areas of data, payments, and future commerce for Mastercard and its clients. Clark is a digital innovator, intrapreneur, and one of the world's leading data futurists with over two decades of experience in building and leading high-performance teams to solve the most pressing problems in tech. He is one of the most trusted advisors for numerous FTSE 100 companies and central banks worldwideyon how to harness the power of data. Clark is one the Founder of Cohesion 360, an innovation consultancy, where he has helped a wide variety of organizations to deliver innovative solutions to their problems. He is a global keynote speaker and plays a vital role in standards across the globe from GAIA-X to Open Banking APIs for Europe.
2009 - 2013
2022 - 2022
2022 - 2022
2021 - 2022
2021 - 2022
2020 - 2021
2019 - 2019
At Mastercard, Clark is setting technology direction and building digital transformation products.
He cultivates fintech ecosystems to create cutting edge products and works with collaborative innovation teams to shape new propositions for clients.
He is focused on open banking and open data propositions, as well as partnering with startups to shape the Mastercard ecosystem.
He is also focused on harnessing next-gen payments and convergent technologies to create new experiences for clients.
TECH & EXPERTISE
He helps businesses understand, strategize, design, and deliver the next-gen of commerce and engagement across both digital and physical worlds.
He has deep expertise in the design and delivery of innovative digital products and cutting-edge platforms.
With deep expertise in the design and delivery of innovative digital products and cutting-edge platforms, he has played a key role in open banking and digital strategies for a number of tier one banks.
He was Vice President Head of European Innovation and Transformation Business for JP for JP for JP for JP for JP Morgan, where he built and ran European Business for JP for JP for JP for JP /Tech Advisory.
He started his career as a CRM Consultant for FD Systems.
MEDIA & APPEARANCES