Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2016
Speaker at Money20/20 2014
Speaker at Money20/20 2013

Session Information

David Yates

CEO
VocaLink
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2016
Speaker at Money20/20 2014
Speaker at Money20/20 2013

Session Information

David Yates joined VocaLink as CEO in 2012 bringing to the role nearly 30 years of experience in the payments and transaction processing industries.

Prior to joining VocaLink, David was President of Western Union with responsibility for Business Development and Innovation. At Western Union, David oversaw the development of strategy for e-Commerce, Mobile Payments, Business Payments and Pre-Paid Cards. Previously he spent six years at First Data Corporation (FDC), most recently as Executive Vice President managing all of FDC's activities outside of the US, including merchant acquiring, merchant transaction processing, issuer processing and ATM network solutions business units. David has also served in executive roles with several major international corporations, including IBM, General Electric and American Management Systems.

David currently serves on the Board of WorldPay, Europe's largest acquirer and e-Commerce specialist. David has a master's degree in law from Oxford University and is fluent in German and French.