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Press release: J.P. Morgan to lead payments industry group P20

Published: Jan 2022

25th January 2022 – Sara Castelhano, Managing Director, EMEA Payments & Commerce Solutions Product Head at J.P. Morgan, has been appointed the new Chair of P20. The global payments industry group has industry-leading members including American Express, Discover, Elavon, FIS, Fiserv, Hogan Lovells, Mastercard, NatWest, Pollinate and The Clearing House.

Newspaper press release

P20 convenes industry, government and regulators to accelerate progress on their 4 Pillars:

  • Combating Fraud and Criminal Transactions
  • Cyber Security
  • Financial Inclusion
  • ESG (Environment, Social & Governance)

P20 is a collaborative payments forum for thought leadership, best practice and for harmonizing global standards on the issues above and regularly releases reports.

Sara Castelhano said: “I am delighted to become the new P20 Chair and to help lead P20 on these critical issues. No one entity can solve each of these challenges – it takes collaboration across borders and organizations, and we’re excited to continue broadening participation”.

Duncan Sandys, P20 CEO said: “Sara Castelhano is one of the new generation of leaders of the global payments industry and I look forward to working with her to continue to deliver P20’s mission of making payments accessible, affordable and secure for all”.

John Hutton, outgoing P20 Chairman said: “It has been a great honor to chair P20 during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have released groundbreaking reports on critical issues facing our industry and brought together leaders at our Global Payments Conference. I wish Sara Castelhano all the best as she takes over as Chair”.

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