Brendan Jones

CCO
Konsentus

• Brendan is a 30+ years cards and payments industry veteran
• In 2018 Brendan set-up Konsentus with two co-founders. Konsentus facilitate real-time regulatory checking of TPPs, confirming their authorisation or registration status, assisting FIs to reduce the financial losses from fraudulent third parties in delivering PSD2 open banking
• Brendan started his career at Thales e-Security where he ended up as Director of Business Development and Product Management
• He then moved via the Datacard Corporation to MBNA, which became part of Bank of America, as part of the exec team as Senior Vice President of Product Development
• Prior to setting up his own consultancy business, Evolution Payments Consulting, he was Sales and Marketing Director at Giesecke & Devrient
• During his time consulting Brendan carried out projects for banks and schemes, focusing on PSD2, its implications and business opportunities, where the idea for Konsentus originated