Frank Liddy is an operator, advisor and investor in the FinTech community with over 20 years of experience and expertise helping clients and partners create value above and beyond profit.
Presently, Mr. Liddy is Head of Strategic Accounts and Partnerships at Paydiant, recently acquired by PayPal, where he helps retailers, banks and partners develop and monetize great mobile experiences on PayPal’s open platform for commerce.
His past affiliations include senior leadership roles at Capco (FIS Global), KPMG Consulting, Unisys and Citi.
An active contributor at industry conferences, Mr. Liddy is also a contributor to the Federal Reserve Bank’s Mobile Payment Industry Workgroup and has been quoted in leading publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, American Banker, PaymentsSource and Bank Systems and Technology.
As an investor and advisor to early- and growth-stage companies, he is on the Board of Directors at SpendSmart Payments Company (OTC: SSPC), a member of the Board of Advisors at Transactis (an Inc. 500 company), and a deal advisor at Gauge Capital.
As a citizen-soldier in the US Army Reserve, he served for more than 20 years in both command and general staff officer assignments. Most notably, he was an Operations Officer on the Army’s Crisis Action Team in support of Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom, Noble Eagle, and Joint Task Force Katrina.
Mr. Liddy has an AB in International Political Economy from Fordham University and attended both the MBA program at Pace University and the US Army Command and General Staff College.