Anu is a Payments Strategist in the Accenture UK Payments Practice. She has over 14 years of experience in Financial Services, leading and delivering strategy, M&A integration, complex transformation and new payments product development to financial services and cross-sector payments clients, focusing on both domestic & global payments.

With a focus on designing and delivering payments innovation and payments strategy, Anu supports CTOs and CIOs through technology transformation and target architecture implementation. She specialises in key payments innovations and infrastructure such as real-time payments, ISO20022, SWIFT gpi, RTGS, Open Banking, UK New Payments Architecture, central bank digital currencies and Blockchain technologies.


Anu Widyalankara
Market Infrastructure and Retail Payments Lead, Senior Manager, Global Payments Practice