COO, Starling Bank, United Kingdom
Julian Sawyer heads up Starling’s B2B businesses. The bank’s Payment Services and Banking-as-a-Service offerings unite our banking licence, technology and industry-leading APIs with our payments expertise and infrastructure, to serve corporates, governments, e-money licence holders and financial institutions. Julian joined Starling as COO before moving to run the B2B Business. Prior to Starling he worked as a management consultant at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and EY, specialising in large-scale transformation in the cards and payments industry. He ran his own financial services consultancy, Bluerock, for 13 years before selling it.