Mark Curran

Director of Product Development and Innovation

Mark’s career spans 30 years in Product, Payment and Client facing roleswithin RBS, Bank of Scotland and Lloyds and is currently Director of Paymentsand Open Banking for CYBG.

Mark has built core knowledge across the Payments landscape and plays aleading role in defining the strategic Payments direction for the Group. Markscurrent role is diverse with responsibilities spanning Risk, Regulation,Resilience, IT, Operations and a wider industry lens.

Mark chaired the UK Industry wide programme to deliver a UK wideCustomer Switching Service (across 17 Financial Institutions and 37 Bankingbrands) culminating in the successful launch in September 2013. Mark iscurrently Chair of the UK wide Future Cheque Programme to digitize cheques inthe UK and is a Director of the UK Faster Payments Scheme Board.

Mark has played a key role in definition of PSD2 and Open Bankinginitially at Lloyds Banking Group and now as Director of Payments and OpenBanking a CYBG.

Mark is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (Scotland) and isinvolved in the School for Social Entrepreneurs.

Biography coming soon...