John Hutton, Director

John joined Nationwide in June 2016 from Barclays to take on the role of Head of Payment Services and Operations for the Payments Division.

John’s areas of responsibility includes Payments Operations - (Processing, Sanctions and Reconciliations etc.) and Payments Services Management, who focus on our Cards estate, Payments 3rd party relationships, Payments Schemes like FPS, BACS and CHAPS together with various Regulatory items.

John’s last role before leaving Barclays was Head of Operations for PCB Technology, responsible for the Regulatory, Technology and Business Change Teams for Corporate Operations.

Previous to that John held such roles as Head of Payments for Barclays and Head of Payments and Sanctions with Absa Bank – a Barclays-owned entity where he was based in Johannesburg.

John holds various academic qualifications with his most recent being a including a BSc (Open) degree attained through the Open University. John is also a certified Prince 2 and AGILE Practitioner as well as being a fully elected Member of the Institute of Directors and a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute.

John lives in Bournemouth with his Wife and 2 children and is an avid Obstacle course runner.