- 2018 Speakers
SWIFT , Head of Payments Markets, APAC
Michael Moon joined SWIFT’s Singapore office in 2012 and leads the development of SWIFT’s payment market infrastructure business across Asia Pacific. This role partners with the payments and banking industry to deliver clearing and settlement solutions in both the high value and retail payments sectors. He is also directly managing strategic initiatives across the ASEAN and Oceania geographies for infrastructural projects.
During his 15 years’ experience in the financial services and payments industry he has held positions in business development, strategy and marketing functions, and has experience in diverse markets including China, India, the US, Australia, Singapore and SE Asia.
Prior to joining SWIFT he led group strategy and business development for American Express in their network, merchant and B2B businesses. Focusing on new payments businesses in emerging markets Michael also established Amex’s first partnership with a local Chinese mobile payment firm. Prior to American Express he worked in the Australian banking industry with Citi and Commonwealth Bank.
Michael has lived and worked in Singapore for the past 6 years and has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management in Sydney.