Rawad is a Consultant based in the Paris office. He has over 5 years of experience in financial services when he joined EDC 2022. Rawad has worked in multiple client engagements across the payments value chain in different regions including North America and EMEA supporting retailers, issuers, acquirers and B2B payment processors. Rawad has been deeply involved in overseeing how the industry has rapidly evolving the way the payments and fintech operate as a result of regulatory changes and technological changes, such as blockchain. Outside work, Rawad is an enthusiastic Formula 1 Ferrari team fan, and he also enjoys wakeboarding.
Open Banking places the customer at the centre of the financial ecosystem, encouraging more innovation and the entry of new players to produce more specialized and pertinent financial products and services. Rawad Nasser (Consultant, Paris) has taken a closer look at the implications of the Open Banking technology from the consumers and merchants' perspectives and its potential future as a result of the upcoming regulations.