ANGELITO VILLANUEVA

Vice President and Head, Innovation and Emerging Payments
SMART E-MONEY, PHILIPPINES

Lito is tasked with unlocking the potential of e-money by introducing innovations on emerging digital payment platforms. He is also executive director of IGNITE (Inclusive Growth Network of Innovations Toward Empowerment) and Board Director for Asia for MEF.

Lito was with the Land Bank of the Philippines as chief of its global banking group. He was also a consultant for the IFC-World Bank in developing an enabling mobile money opportunity framework for Mongolia. As lead for customer strategy and market activation at Visa, he covered more than 15 growth and emerging markets.