Hendrik Kleinsmiede

Co–founder & Innovation Partner, Visa Europe Collab

Hendrik Kleinsmiede is co-founder and Innovation Partner at Visa Europe Collab, Visa Europe’s innovation hub that brings together an international community of partners and innovators to forge the ideas, technologies and services that will transform all of our future interactions with payments. Hendrik is an industry-recognised expert and thought leader, at the nexus where Financial Services generally (and Payment Solutions specifically) and Digital converge. After more than 20 years in consulting as a User Experience (UX) strategist and digital product designer for clients such as MasterCard and American Express, Hendrik went “in-house” first at PayPal in Silicon Valley and now at Visa Europe in London.