Current role of the individual within the company and merchant payments ecosystem:
As Group CEO of payabl., Ugne Buraciene plays a pivotal role in the merchant payments ecosystem, spearheading initiatives that redefine the landscape and empower merchants worldwide. At the forefront of payabl.'s mission is the provision of comprehensive payment solutions tailored to merchants' needs. Beyond mere product offerings, payabl. helps merchants navigate the dynamic payments environment, offering an array of essential payment and banking components with adaptable, in-house technolog
Brief biography of the nominee:
Ugne has over 14 years of experience in the global fintech space, specifically focusing on banking and payments. Her expertise includes acquiring, issuing, banking, open banking, industry best practice and key principles of international business operations, with a concrete focus on business development, marketing and growth. Ugne’s passion for building scalable payment solutions and expertise within the space led her to join the payabl. team as Group CEO in June 2020, and ever since, she
What differentiates the nominee as the Leader / Influencer in merchant payments?
In terms of leadership, Ugne’s distinguished style truly sets her apart from the competition. She has big ambitions for the future of payabl., the fintech industry and payments landscape, and has a determination and unwavering focus for achieving these goals. Using her strong leadership skills, Ugne is taking payabl. on a transformative growth journey. Over the past few years, payabl. has seen significant major milestones, and that success is only going to continue as we progress into 2024