Head of Digital Strategy at Interac, Debbie provides strategic leadership, product visioning and launch expertise for the payment innovation and digital transaction industries.
Debbie has over 25 years of experience and a dynamic international career launching and marketing successful initiatives for large corporates, mid-stage and startup companies.
Debbie has been involved in early iterations of the digital economy including crypto currency, mobile commerce, electronic cash, prepaid, EMV, contact and contactless solutions on an international scale. Previous roles include co-founder and SVP Product and Strategy at Dexit Inc. and Head of North America for Mondex International (a subsidiary of MasterCard).
More recently, Debbie has been engaged in providing thought leadership and consulting services to a number of companies including Interac, The Royal Canadian Mint, Visa, Telus, Ontario Lottery & Gaming, Bell and others, providing strategic insights and innovation expertise for emerging payment and digital commerce trends.
Debbie is passionate about leveraging technology and bold ideas to improve how society interacts.
Debbie sits on the Advisory Board of FINCA International (a world leading microfinance nonprofit, focused on providing financial services to the world’s lowest-income entrepreneurs), is a volunteer advisor at MaRS Discovery District in Toronto, is a founding member of Verity Women’s Club in Toronto and was the founding chair of the ACT Canada Mobile Strategic Leadership Team.
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