Lola leads commercialisation and growth for Citi’s new digital payments business, Spring by Citi, in the EMEA region. Spring by Citi delivers seamless consumer payment experiences to power digital commerce for Citi’s institutional clients. Lola was previously responsible for eCommerce strategy for the Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) business across EMEA, working with digital companies, multinational corporates and Fintechs on banking and payment solutions to support their eCommerce growth agenda. She has also spoken at numerous Citi and industry events on digital themes such as Open Banking, eCommerce trends and payments landscape developments.
Since joining Citi in 2002, she has held various roles in Product Management, Sales and Operations in London and South Africa. She previously led the mobile payment strategy for the EMEA TTS business, driving business development including partnerships with technology and telecoms companies. Lola has also been a mentor on the Citi Accelerate program for Fintechs and enterprise focused startups. She holds an MBA from Judge Business School, Cambridge University.