Graham Peacop, Chief Executive of The UK Cards Association
In October 2012, Graham Peacop joined The UK Cards Association.
Prior to his appointment at The UK Cards Association, Graham held a position as Head of Card Acceptance in the UK and Ireland division of MasterCard. Over the past 15 years he has become a leading figure in the card payments industry in key representative roles for the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBSG), including five years as Chairman of The MasterCard UK Members Forum. He also has over 30 years’ of experience within the banking industry including a long career at RBSG and NatWest, during which he specialised in corporate banking and, more recently, card payments.
His industry level experience helps inform UK Cards position as the leading trade association for the card payments industry, as it contributes to the development of legislative and regulatory frameworks, the sharing of best practice and the important challenge of ensuring consumer protection at all times.