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Leeds Digital Festival - Betting on Fintech
Tue 25 April 2017, 19:00 – 20:30 BST
Free prosecco / alcofree / beer fridge and pizza
Join Sky Betting & Gaming’s Andy Sacre and Nick Cockerill as they give an insight into the UK’s top online betting brand’s journey to becoming a top 10 company for payments. Sky Betting & Gaming operates the UK’s largest sportsbook and is was the first to introduce Apple Pay thanks to its approach to payment-tokenisation. The company handles some formidable payments traffic, processing more than 100m payments a year, worth more than £1.7b. The session will cover product innovation & digital wallets, as well as what it takes to operate a successful payments infrastructure & combating digital fraud in payments.
Sacre has been in the industry for 15 years, previously held positions include Ikea, Barclays and Lufthansa.