Our Advisory Board

Monica Millares

Monica Millares is a Fintech Product Leader, currently working in Malaysia as part of BigPay’s founding team to help build and launch one of the fastest growing Fintechs in SE Asia. She is a keen supporter of women in Product in Fintech, providing guidance to navigate customer and career challenges. She is also creator and host of the Mind of Success podcast.

Stephen Benton

Stephen Benton has broad experience driving business strategy, cultural and digital transformation and embracing disruption, with 30 years of success in CEO and Non-Executive Director roles, building competitively differentiated businesses that deliver and exceed financial, strategic and customer goals.

Georgia Hanias

Georgia Hanias is a media consultant and diversity champion and founder of the PR firm Ecology Media. She works with companies across the financial technology, sustainable fashion and social impact sector and has also served as a FinTech specialist for the UK Department for International Trade.

Andrew King

Andrew King has worked for multiple financial services technology companies in London and Australia over the past 16 years simplifying complex problems and creating best of breed solutions across both the sell and buy sides of the market. 

Carolyn Breeze

Carolyn is a leader in empowering organizations to drive inclusion and equality through technology and accessibility. With over 20 years of experience in telecommunications, technology, eCommerce, and fintech, she has received numerous accolades for her work, including CEO Magazine’s IT and Telecommunications Executive of the Year in 2018, Business Insider’s top 21 Women in Fintech, and the Advocate for Women award at the 2019 Woman in Payments Symposium. 

As an executive leader at Zepto, GoCardless, Braintree, PayPal, and eBay, Carolyn is known for driving digital innovation and commercial success. 

Dr Brad Pragnell

For over 20 years, Dr Pragnall has been deeply involved in the financial services industry providing leadership and delivering meaningful outcomes for member organizations, their stakeholders, and regulators.

Luke Wilson

Luke is an Executive Leader, COO with Australian Payments Network.  He holds a diploma in Education from Macquarie University, and has worked in senior roles with many international payment companies in Australia. Luke has also been a teacher in his career and highly values the importance of education in personal development.