Candy is a senior commercial lawyer with a particular focus in the fintech, payments and e-money space. Her expertise was honed in her previous inhouse roles at high growth businesses such as WorldPay and TransferWise, helping them to solve many legal and strategic challenges. She is adept at negotiating and closing major strategic partnerships; securing direct memberships with international card schemes; overhauling and simplifying global customer agreements and preparing for the introduction of new legislation such as the Payment Services Directive 2. She has also been pivotal in securing major investments from venture capital and pension funds.
Candy has a client and business friendly approach and enjoys working closely with product teams from the development stage to full global launch. Most recently, she helped a product team to launch a borderless account, an e-money product which allows users to hold balances in multiple currencies.