Andrea Dunlop

Andrea Dunlop is the CEO of Merchant Acquiring, Europe at Paysafe Group. She joined the Group in February 2013. With almost 20 years’ experience in the financial sector, Andrea has in-depth knowledge across many aspects of payments; from Acquiring and Issuing to mobile solutions. Andrea is highly-regarded in the payments industry; she has been named one of ‘Most Influential Women in Payments in 2018’, Banking Technology’s ‘Woman in PayTech’ in 2018, ‘Payments Pioneer’ by the UK Payment Awards in 2017, as well as voted number one in the 2016 Payments Power 10, a list of the top ten influential contributors to the payments industry which she has subsequently been named in in 2017 and 2018. Andrea is the Chairwoman of the Emerging Payments Association’s (EPA) Advisory Board; Advisory Board member of the European Women in Payments Network; a member of the Advisory Board for the Women in Payments Network (global) and most recently was appointed to the Visa UK Client Council Board. She also sits on a number of industry forums including Payments Systems Regulator (PSR) in the UK and is an Advisory Member of RTGS at Bank of England. Prior to joining Paysafe, Andrea ran her own consultancy, where she led several successful programmes for large high-transactional e-commerce and payments companies. Previous to that Andrea served for over 10 years in Telecommunications for the Royal Air Force.

CEO – Merchant Acquiring, Europe, Paysafe