Robyn King is a payments professional with experience in transactional banking, payments modernization and card payments in both the Southern African and Canadian markets.  In her current role as Industry Relations Lead at Payments Canada, Robyn focuses on progressing payments modernization with Canadian financial institutions. Before joining Payments Canada in 2018, she spent time in the core modernization team at one of Canada’s big five banks. Prior to coming to Canada, Robyn spent 10 years at FirstRand Bank, one of Africa’s largest financial institutions, working in various parts of retail banking, business & corporate banking, merchant acquiring, and enterprise payments. Robyn holds a MBA (Cum Laude) from Henley Business School UK as well as a BSc(Hons) (Cum Laude) from the University of Johannesburg, as well as more recently becoming a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) in 2020.



Robyn King
Director, Industry Relations
Payments Canada