Julian lead’s Promontory’s west coast client relations, which includes its Fintech practice. He has over 20 years of international banking and payments experience. Prior to working with Promontory, Julian worked at VISA where he held various leadership positions in Risk Management, Finance, Strategy, and Treasury. Most recently, as Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management, Julian was responsible for VISA’s risk governance and risk management framework, and he led risk due diligence for over $3 Billion in closed M&A transactions. He also led Risk Strategy formulation during VISA’s merger and IPO process. Julian has extensive experience with US and international regulators and rating agencies. Prior to VISA, Julian worked in international corporate banking at American Express Bank. He holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Florida, and is fluent in English and Spanish, and proficient in Portuguese.