Webinar: How Instant Payments Have Transformed the Payments Industry Webinar

How Instant Payments Have Transformed the Payments Industry Webinar


From improving cash flow to added convenience for customers, learn how instant payments impact the payments industry.

Thursday, November 9, 2023, at 2 p.m. ET

Join us for an engaging panel discussion with industry-leading professionals from FIS and Nuvei. Discover the game-changing impact of Instant Payments as our panelists reveal the innovative strategies, improved efficiencies and new business models that have emerged as a result of implementing Instant Payments.

This webinar is your opportunity to explore the transformative power of Instant Payments and the exciting possibilities they can unlock.

Webinar Presenters

Maria Mason

AVP, Sr. Treasury Management Product Manager, Fifth Third Bank

Maria manages Fifth Third Bank’s Instant Payments product, which includes Real Time Payments (RTP), Request for Payment (RfP) as well as the future build out of FedNow. She works across teams internally at Fifth Third and within the partnership to help optimize product performance, product innovation, client satisfaction, and product growth. Maria has been at Fifth Third Bank for over six years in various roles covering IT and Product. Prior to her role at Fifth Third Bank, she worked for Sallie Mae Student Loan Services where she managed the conversion of back-office systems to a single platform. Maria serves on the board for the Brain Tumor Board where she leads patient advocacy and chairs Fundraising.  In addition, she loves spending time on adventures, whether it is traveling on vacations, spending time at the log cabin on the river or boating with friends. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio with her husband and son.  

Rupert French

Product Leader, Worldpay by FIS

Rupert has worked in payments for Worldpay since graduating from Manchester University in 2009. He currently manages a team of 45 members, who specialize in the customers’ operational experience of Worldpay, covering global Pricing, Billing, Reporting, Partner Payments, Acquiring-Settlement and Account-to-Account Disbursement products. Rupert is always looking for new and innovative ways to simplify and enhance how customers go about the day-to-day running of their business. Rupert is a married father to a giggly 14-week-old boy, and resides in Royal Tunbridge Wells, just south of London, UK.

Ed Dean

VP, Product Management, Nuvei

Ed is a passionate, quality-driven and results-oriented seasoned payment industry professional with over 28 years’ experience in acquiring and merchant processing with an emphasis on electronic payment products, services, acquiring relationships and processing platforms. He has proven success with corporate-level development and innovation, whether it be new ventures from the ground up, or implementing changes to current business processes throughout all facets of the organization.