Daren has over two decades of experience in the world of IT and has been responsible for inventing, designing, developing, delivering and product managing several innovative technology solutions during that time for e-commerce, mobile payments, media and education.
Daren has been with Worldpay for two years, working closely with internal teams and external organisations to create proof-of-concepts and live pilots from original ideas and inventions.
Whilst at Worldpay, Daren has been involved with running a number of innovation projects including novel ideas such as contactless donations for charities, biometric authentication, and mobile points of sale for stadiums.
Prior to Worldpay, Daren was with Proxama for three years where he ran research and design projects for a large number of organisations including banks, card schemes, mobile network operators, hardware manufacturers and the GSMA. These projects harnessed technologies such as contactless mobile payments, digital coupon/loyalty redemption, and Trusted Execution Environments.
Daren’s role in Worldpay involves developing new inventions for Worldpay, working with interesting start-up organisations, and developing relationships with technology companies that compliment or enhance Worldpay’s range or products and services.