Kristy Duncan

Kristy Duncan, Founder & CEO

Kristy Duncan is the founder and CEO of Women in Payments, a global network offering career development opportunities through conferences, events, recognition programs, and leadership and mentorship programs.

Before Women in Payments, Kristy was a leading payments consultant and held leadership positions at a tier-one Canadian bank.

Kristy is a sought-after speaker, mentor, and often judges fintech contests and awards programs. She is an investor and advisor to several fintechs. She was named four times to the Women in Fintech Power List (UK), and twice to the Global 100 Power Women in Fintech List (Asia).

She has spoken at global payments industry forums, including Money 2020 (Bangkok), SIBOS, Global Fintech Fest (Mumbai), Innovate Finance Global Summit (London), Payments Canada (Toronto), Payments New Zealand Summit (Auckland), Open Banking Expo (UK), AusPayNet (Sydney), and Women in Banking and Finance (Hanoi), among others.

Kristy holds an engineering degree from the University of Toronto.