Zilvinas Bareisis is a Senior Analyst with Celent's Banking practice and is based in the firm’s London office. His research focuses on payments, covering a broad range of topics, from cards to digital payments, to emerging technologies such as blockchain. He has a global perspective with a particular emphasis on market developments in North America, the UK, and Europe.
Zilvinas is a regular speaker, chairman, and panel moderator at the leading payments industry events, such as Money 20/20, PayThink, Cards & Payments Innovation Summit, Mobey Day and many others. He has also been widely quoted in the press, such as The Economist, The Financial Times, The Banker, The Times, The Daily Telegraph, The New York Times, American Banker, PaymentSource, and other publications.
Zilvinas has 20 years of experience advising senior executives at the leading financial institutions and their technology and service providers. He joined Celent from Oliver Wyman where as a management consultant he advised clients on a broad range of strategic issues.
Zilvinas has an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and MSc in Applied Mathematics from Kaunas University of Technology. He is fluent in English, Russian, and Lithuanian.