An independent approach to Bacs Direct Debit training

When you attend a Direct Debit 101 training event you will benefit from the experience of the UK’s leading independent payment and Direct Debit scheme experts.

Don Hollingum: Don has over 16 years of experience as a manager and senior manager at Bacs and latterly Pay.UK, as part of a career in the payments industry spanning more than 40 years. He has been responsible for the maintenance and development of the rules and processes that underpin the Direct Debit and Bacs Direct Credit payment products which process more than 6.4 billion payments a year. Don has worked with a range of stakeholders, including businesses, PSPs and regulators, to develop their understanding of how these payment solutions function for the benefit of both themselves and consumers.

Mike Chambers: After over a decade as the Chief Executive Officer of the UK’s biggest retail payment system and bank account switching service Mike is pursuing a portfolio career. His portfolio includes an INED at a financial institution specialising in the custody and settlement of digital assets, a director at a leading Bacs bureau, undertaking payments advisory and training engagements through his consultancy firm. Mike is an Ambassador for the Emerging Payments Association and is a cashless advocate encouraging a planned and inclusive transition into a cashless society. Mike speaks on the changing landscape of retail payments in the UK and the advantages of being cashless from the perspective of a consumer.