Martin Sutherland

Chief Executive Officer

De La Rue __ United Kingdom

Friday 23/03/2018 __ 11:10-12:40

Panel discussion __ Future of cash

The Liffey B __ Level 1

Martin Sutherland was appointed Chief Executive Officer at De La Rue in October 2014. Since joining, he has led a review of the strategic direction of the Group, refocusing the business on new markets and new areas of growth. Martin has over 25 years working in the technology and business services sector where he has developed a considerable understanding and experience of working with government customers around the world and bringing new software and hardware products to market.

Martin joined De La Rue from BAE Systems Applied Intelligence where he was Managing Director since its acquisition by BAE Systems in 2008. At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence (formerly Detica), Martin was responsible for the strategic expansion of the business internationally through both organic growth and acquisitions. Prior to joining Detica in 1996, Martin worked for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) and British Telecom.

Martin also sits on the Board of the International Currency Association (ICA) and was appointed a Non-Executive Director of Forterra plc in May 2017.

Martin holds a MA (Hons) in Physics from the University of Oxford and MSc in Remote Sensing from UCL/Imperial.



Panel discussion __ Future of cash

Digital money, e-currency, mobile payments or cash – what does the future payment ecosystem look like? Will just one of these dominate and will others become niche applications? Which considerations will be important to consumers, industry and regulatory bodies? Our panel of experts will look for answers to these questions and any others you might have.