Glenn, as a Vice President of Visa, provides economic analysis, insights and forecasts of the Asia-Pacific economies and region for Visa executives, country managers and clients. Based in Singapore, Glenn heads the Asia Pacific Business and Economic Insights team with the key goal of deepening client engagement and thought leadership in the payments and the consumer economy in the Asia Pacific region.
Prior to joining Visa, Glenn spent nearly twenty years in the Banking sector holding senior economist and strategist positions with ANZ Bank and Societe Generale based in Singapore and Hong Kong respectively. Glenn commenced his economics career as a Fiscal Policy Advisor in the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet in Canberra, Australia. Glenn has a Bachelor of Economics (Honors) from the University of Newcastle, Australia completing a double major in Econometrics and Labor Market Economics. Glenn has recently completed the MIT Big Data and Social Analytics Certificate Course with an Exceptional (100%) pass mark.
Glenn keeps close watch on emerging opportunities in the trillion-dollar payments industry. An active participant in the World Economic Forum’s Future of Consumption community, he identifies economic trends shaping the future and the implications of those trends for Visa clients. His unique presentations explain the impact of these trends to company and client executives as well as government leaders around the globe. Glenn brings economic theory and analysis to life with compelling stories and up-to-the-minute data from the largest payment provider in the industry.