CEO & Managing DirectorWirecard North America, Inc
Deirdre Ives is the CEO and Managing Director of Wirecard North America, where she drives the regional end-to-end management of one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing fintechs. Ives has extensive background in business development across a multitude of payment methods, including credit and debit cards, ACH, supply chain finance and more. Previously, Ives spent more than 15 years with Citi, where she spearheaded the growth of domestic and international payment offerings in the private and public sectors. As Global Chief Operating Officer of Citi Prepaid Services at the time, Ives played an instrumental role in Wirecard’s strategic acquisition of the business in March 2017.