PA Consulting (PA) is pleased to announce Steve Payne as a new partner within Financial Services in the Swedish market. His appointment is part of the firm’s investment in continued growth in the financial sector in Sweden.
Steve Payne has more than 20 years of experience working within financial services in Europe and Asia. He was most recently partner at Deloitte with responsibility for the financial markets in the Nordic countries, and before that business development manager at BNP Paribas Securities.
Steve has led major change projects within the banking industry with a focus on capital markets and payments areas. He specializes in advisory within the areas of strategy, operations and performance, mergers and acquisitions as well as digital and regulatory transformation.
David Troman, Senior Partner at PA Consulting in Financial Services, said:
“Steve will be a strong addition to our experienced and growing financial services team in Sweden. His long and broad background within the financial industry in several geographical markets will be of great benefit in customer assignments.”
Steve Payne added:
“The financial industry faces significant changes and challenges. Margins continue to be affected by lower interest rates, the Covid-19 pandemic, shifting consumer behavior and an increased need for innovation and technological development. I hope that I can, with the help of my colleagues at PA Consulting, assist our customers in this ongoing transformation.”