Executive Advisor at PPRO & Tink, Vice-chair ETPPA, Member of the ECB's ERPB & MIB, Owner of Pay Practice
Ralf is Executive Advisor at PPRO with a focus on Business Development and Public Affairs and in particular PSD2 and Open Banking opportunities. He is also advising other fintechs within the PSD2 arena, notably Tink, a Swedish TPP, offering B2B solutions. Previously, he was President Europe for SafetyPay and before joining the Payments, E-Commerce and Fintech arena, he spent 10 years in mobile telecoms and 10 years in the IT industry.
Ralf is a member of the ECB’s Euro Retail Payments Board (ERPB) and Market Infrastructure Board (MIB), vice-chair of the European TPP Association (ETPPA), co-chair of the Berlin Group’s NextGenPSD2 Advisory Board, member of the EC’s Joint PSD2 Task Force, as well as a member of the Bank of England and Pay.UK’s Standards Advisory Panel. He is and was a member of various EC and ERPB working groups in the area of PSD2, APIs and payments in general representing the interests of fintechs and TPPs.