President & CEO, Uphold

Anthony Watson, a leading British business and technology executive, serves as Uphold’s President and CEO. Prior to joining Uphold, Anthony was the CIO of Nike, Inc. where, as a member of Nike’s executive committee he had company-wide strategic and operational responsibility for leading and delivering technology for the world’s largest sportswear and sports apparel brand, globally. Previously Watson was the managing director & chief information officer of Europe Middle East Retail & Business Banking and of global operations at Barclays. Prior to Barclays Anthony was the senior vice president and global head of technology services at Wells Fargo & Co, where he led the technology division of the bank across 44 countries.