About the Organisers
Guillaume Lepecq, Conference Chairman
Guillaume Lepecq is a globally recognised expert in the subjects of payments and cash. Working primarily as a consultant over the last fifteen years, Guillaume also worked for Brink’s Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) as Vice-President of Money Processing where he was responsible for leading the development efforts for integrated money processing solutions for financial institutions and retailers.
Guillaume has been advising financial institutions throughout Europe on their payment strategies. He has been involved in a number of wide-scale projects, such as the euro cash changeover, the migration to EMV cards and the implementation of the Banknote Recycling Framework.
Guillaume has also undertaken extensive research on the role of cash in society and the means by which it flows across the economic landscape including. This has resulted in several publications: “Cash Essentials – Beyond Payments”, “The Future of Cash”, “The Future of Smart Payments” and “Managing the Changeover to the Euro”.
Guillaume is the Chair of Cash Essentials.
Reconnaissance International has been appointed to manage The Future of Cash 2020.
Reconnaissance is a leading global source of business intelligence on currency, document security and authentication, and a publisher of specialist newsletters, reports, market analyses and directories. It is also organises a number of its own conferences relating to these sectors, as well as providing third party conference management services. Reconnaissance has managed the delivery of the previous Future of Cash conferences in Paris, Vienna and Athens.