Head of Innovation & Payments Policy, Bank of England
Emma Butterworth is responsible for developing domestic and international policy in relation to traditional payment systems as well as more innovative forms of payment and settlement, including stablecoins and the FMI sandbox
Emma has 20 years of experience across a wide range of policy roles at the Bank of England. Prior to her current role, Emma worked in the Bank of England's financial stability area and supported the establishment of the Bank's Financial Policy Committee.
Emma holds undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in economics from Durham University and University College London.