Ian Holmes

Previously, Ian gained extensive banking industry leading experience through fraud strategy roles, with specific expertise in payments fraud covering cards and application fraud. His career developed from the ‘ground up’ to embrace analytics and strategy. Ensuring the bank was best placed to prevent fraud attack Ian gained deep expertise of decisioning systems. Ultimately, Ian became Head of Card Fraud in the UK division of HSBC and was recognised globally by his contemporaries. Joining SAS in 2011, Ian’s global role is to provide fraud expertise to drive the product enhancement; pre-sales and business implementation of the banking fraud solution globally. Ian’s team are SME’s and solution experts whom support current customers to maximise fraud performance as well as presenting business case capability to potential clients. Ian’s fraud expertise is pivotal in retaining SAS’ recognition and reputation in the industry, supporting marketing initiatives and strategic collaboration with key third party vendors is key.