Kevin Jenkins

Managing Director UK & Ireland, Visa

Kevin Jenkins was appointed Managing Director, UK and Ireland at Visa in July 2014 and is responsible for two of the World’s most innovative and sophisticated payments markets. In the UK alone, £1 in every £3 spent is spent on a Visa card. Kevin has been at the forefront of driving the adoption of contactless payments; including the introduction of contactless payments on London Transport, where there are 1 million Visa journeys a day. Kevin is a regular commentator on innovation, and technology in financial services.

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Author's Latest Articles

September 18, 2017

What’s stopping us from checking out?

How the payments sector is tackling online ‘basket anxiety’ head-on…

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March 28, 2017

Mobile tech: launching new tools to help small businesses

For almost two hundred years, Britain has been called “a nation of shopkeepers”.

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February 23, 2017

Key trends for payments in 2017

The world of banking and payments is ever evolving. Buoyed by advances to technology, consumers now have access to a myriad of ways to pay, and the possibilities for the banking sector are similarly diverse.

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February 08, 2017

The future customer journey

E-commerce is now a regular fixture in people’s purchasing habits – and continues to show demonstrable growth on mobile devices.

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