Simana Paul

Simana Paul

Global VP of Engineering for Risk & Compliance

SumUp

SumUp

Simana is Global VP of Engineering for Risk & Compliance at SumUp. At SumUp she is responsible for preventing and mitigating risk, fraud, financial crime and addressing regulatory compliance, with smart, global, and automated solutions built using machine learning and AI. Simana is a board director at SumUp and champion of AI across the company.
Simana was selected as an official member of the Forbes Technology Council in March 2023. Forbes Technology Council is an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives, and Simana was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of her experience and business impact. Previously Simana has won the John Caples Bronze award for best use of creative technology and is a dedicated speaker at various industry events.

Upcoming Talks

UXDX EMEA 2024

10 October 2024

Continuous Design
Vision Stage

In this session, Simana, Global VP Engineering at SumUp, will dive into how the company utilizes machine learning to navigate the intricate landscape of compliance and regulatory standards worldwide. Drawing from 20+ years of industry experience and leadership roles, Simana will provide insights into SumUp's strategies for product development, engineering, and risk management, offering practical lessons for bridging the gap between technology, compliance, and business growth.

Key Learnings:

  • Understanding the role of machine learning in addressing compliance and regulatory challenges.
  • Strategies for integrating ML into product development and engineering processes.
  • Navigating global regulatory landscapes while maintaining product innovation.
  • Building and leading high-performance teams focused on risk mitigation and compliance.
Simana Paul
Simana Paul

Global VP of Engineering for Risk & Compliance

SumUp

SumUp