Katie Mitchell serves as the Global Head of Government Relations for Nium, where she leads Nium’s engagement with policymakers and regulators across the globe and advances policy priorities around financial inclusion, digital transformation, cross-border payments, and FinTech. She also leads strategic market entry strategy for complex and dynamic markets where Nium is seeking to deploy additional solutions for consumers, businesses and government. 

Prior to Nium, Katie spent a decade at Visa and most recently served as the Head of Strategic Initiatives for Government Engagement. Katie serves as an Advisory Board Member to the Emerging Payments Association Asia and as Nium’s representative-designate to the World Economic Forum’s Global Innovators Community. Committed to inclusion and service, Katie has also served as a pro-bono consultant to non- profit organisations, start-ups, and new enterprises operating in markets throughout South Asia, Sub- Saharan Africa, and the Middle East. 


Katie Mitchell
Global Head of Government Relations