Marcus Treacher is Global Head of Strategic Accounts at Ripple and Independent Director, CHAPS Co. (Clearing House Automated Payment System). He has over 30 years of experience in transaction banking and payment technology, including 12 years in global leadership roles at HSBC. He served as a member of the Global Board of SWIFT from 2010 to 2016.
Prior to joining Ripple, Mr. Treacher was HSBC’s Global Head of Payments Innovation, applying emerging fintech to solve customer challenges in digital payments, trade and supply chain. Earlier in his career, he served as HSBC’s Global Head of eCommerce for Transaction Banking, leading the establishment of new internet, mobile, and SWIFT services for corporate clients worldwide. Prior to HSBC, he held leadership positions at Citigroup and Accenture. He also works with industry communities, organisations and governments to help shape new payment practices. He chaired SWIFT’s global advisory body for corporates from 2010 to 2016, and most recently launched an innovation center in collaboration with the Monetary Authority of Singapore.