Anouska Ladds

Anouska Ladds

Emerging Payments at MasterCard

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Anouska Ladds leads Emerging Payments Distribution for MasterCard in the UK&I covering all EP products from Digital Wallets (MasterPass), to MoneySend (P2P). She works across all distributing channels including banks, retailers and loyalty providers.

Her extensive experience covers a range of disciplines, including Business Development, Customer Experience, Business Strategy and Sponsorship Development.

Anouska joined MasterCard in 2007 where she worked in Sydney Australia achieving outstanding success leading the Customer Marketing and Sponsorship division, driving engagement across Issuers and merchants within Australasia. Key achievements include the launch of Air New Zealand’s credit product, numerous Qantas credit card programmes and Woolworth’s/Qantas reward platform.

Anouska joined the UK&I division of MasterCard in 2011, leading the Core Business Development function across the market. In 2012 Anouska was assigned the responsibility of leading the highly important sector of Travel, Transit and Leisure, particularly assuming commercial responsibility for innovation solutions such as TfL.

Anouska’ previous experience includes 5 years at Barclaycard, where she specialised in Strategy Development for the Commercial and Acquiring division, Barclaycard Business, and finished her tenure leading the Customer Experience, Communications and Strategy division.