Flavia is one of Europe’s leading experts in payments technology. She is currently the CEO of Contis, the award-winning provider of end-to-end banking, payments and processing solutions and one of The Sunday Times Tech Track 100 fastest growing private technology companies. Included in the industries ‘Payment Power 10’ of 2018, Flavia has over 25 years of blue-chip leadership and financial services experience, transforming businesses through her innovative strategies. This includes 14 years at American Express, where she held the positions of General Manager of its Merchant Business in Italy and Vice President of its European B2B business. Prior to joining Contis, Flavia was at Kuoni, where she was Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the GTA business.
At Contis, Flavia is executing the next phase of the business’s ambitious growth strategy, comprising continued product innovation and market expansion. Her passion for people has enabled her to build and develop a high performing team, coaching and motivating her colleagues to achieve exceptional results.