The payments world is changing quickly as consumers gravitate toward mobile commerce, and nimble upstarts like Square shake up the establishment. Guiding this transition are 20 women in the upper echelons of banks, card networks, software companies and independent organizations. We identify the female executives whose work is directing the future of payments.
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