Dion F. Lisle
Dion Lisle is the Managing Director of his own consulting firm FACERE25, acting as the Rosetta Stone between Legacy Banks and the Fintech startups driving innovation. Dion is unusual in the Fintech world as one of the few thought leaders that have been on both sides of the Bank to Fintech divide. Dion has been an early employee in multiple Fintech startups including Voltage Security, which exited to HP for over $200M. Lisle has also been a venture investor for the largest bank, Citibank and the largest payments processor, First Data, putting to work over $30M in the capital. Dion acts as an advisor to large banks & FI’s to help them deliver innovation while also working with startups as an early-stage advisor.
FACERE25 is based on 18 years of learning how to deliver innovation within the complexity of legacy banks and FIs.
FACERE25 has a unique model and methodology called PAID. Parallel Agile Innovation Delivery:
Operating with agility outside the bank’s current operations yet maintaining focus on the bank’s
business goals and objectives. FACERE25 delivers Contextual Innovation by evaluating and curating the best Fintech solutions that match the bank’s customer’s needs.