Sonum Puri is a digital payments consultant and the founder of SP Mobile Money Consulting. Her experience covers product development; marketing and communications and partnership negotiation. Previously, Sonum was head of mobile money at Clarion Events; in her four year tenure she launched the global series of Mobile Money Transfer (MMT) and Connected World Forum events. Furthermore, Sonum is an accomplished journalist, having worked in Italy for the magazine, Wanted in Rome, and local newspapers in the UK. Sonum holds a BA Hons in English and Italian Literature from the University of Warwick.