Gareth Lodge is a senior analyst in Celent’s Banking group and is based in the London office. His research will focus on payments.
Mr. Lodge joins from Secura Monde International, where he was a senior consultant. Prior to that, he was a regional research director of European payments at TowerGroup. He has also worked in corporate strategy at VocaLink Ltd., been an information manager at The Technology Exchange Ltd., and been a senior researcher at Disclosure First Contact.
Mr. Lodge has been widely quoted in the media, including Financial Times, BBC News, CNBC, Bloomberg, Computer Weekly, CardLine, Silicon, and European Card Review. He is a frequent speaker at such events as Sibos, EBADay, NACHA Payments, and the Global Payments Forum.
Gareth has a B.Sc. in quantity surveying from the University of Portsmouth and a post-graduate degree in information science from the University of North London.