Somya Patnaik has been in the payments space for over 8 years. She’s currently working as a Principal Product Manager at ACI Worldwide with expertise in Real-Time and Digital Payments. As part of the market facing Solution Management team, she leads the solution strategy and go-to-market for various Real-time and Digital Payment initiatives within ACI. Somya’s key areas of expertise include helping banks and financial institutions bring new age, modern digital capabilities in the hands of their end customers. Somya is responsible for increasing ACI’s real time footprint globally and ensuring real time is well represented in the overall market proposition. She works with the customer facing teams across markets to understand the market needs and develop solution propositions to win in the market.  

Prior to ACI, she has worked for payments organisations like the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), an umbrella organization for payments and settlement in India, and DCB Bank. 


Somya Patnaik
Principal Product Manager
ACI Worldwide