Otto Benz

Director of Strategic Payments, Virgin Money
Working Group Chair
Forum Member


Otto Benz (Co-Chair of the NPA Design HUB) is responsible for the payments operations at Virgin Money, owning key supplier relationships, and is a Director of BACS.

Otto’s contribution in creating enhanced payments capabilities is a key component of Virgin Money’s objective to build a different kind of bank delivering a full service of retail banking capabilities and providing a credible challenge to incumbent banks. Previous to working at Virgin Money, Otto was a managing director at Accenture in the UK. He has over 20 years’ experience in retail and investment banking, managing large scale programmes of change and has held leading roles in strategy and operations.

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