Mobile Commerce

The Trends Poising Mobile Payments For Success

The global mobile payment transaction forecast is expected to reach $4.6 trillion in 2019, compared to $1.8 trillion in 2014, according to a recent study. The percentage of consumers using mobile payments apps rose from 8 percent to 40 percent from 2013-14. Will 2015 prove to be the year of mobile payments’ tipping point? On Tuesday, April 14, at 1 p.m. EST, MPD CEO Karen Webster will take part in a live digital discussion with Srinivas Nidugondi, Senior VP and Head of Mobile Financial Solutions at Mahindra Comviva, to examine the major trends shaping mobile payments’ growth, the top ways to address the security and privacy concern, and the key ingredients for concocting the ideal integrated wallet.

In this digital discussion, you will learn:

  • The current and projected state of mobile payments
  • An in-depth look at top trends fueling mobile payments’ growth
  • How HCE serves as the “silver lining in the cloud”


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Srinivas Nidugondi
Senior Vice President and Head of Mobile Financial Solutions, Mahindra Comviva

Srinivas has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry in a variety of product related roles and most recently with a specific focus on enabling digital financial services. At Mahindra Comviva he heads the mobile financial services business unit, which currently has over 110 deployments globally, providing services for more than 700 million mobile users. Prior to joining Mahindra Comviva, he established and led the business for online banking and mobile payments at ICICI Bank and also headed product management and business development functions in startups and IT product companies.





Karen Webster
CEO, Market Platform Dynamics

Karen Webster is one of the world’s leading experts on payments, commerce and retail innovation and a strategic advisor to CEOs and Boards of multinational players in those sectors. As CEO of Market Platform Dynamics, she works extensively with the most innovative players in the payments, financial services, mobile, retail, B2B, digital media and technology sectors to help them maximize the value of their platform assets, design disruptive new business models and ignite and monetize new innovation. Karen also serves as a member of the advisory board for several emerging companies.




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