Jeffrey Bower

Digital Finance Specialist, Better Than Cash Alliance

Jeffrey Bower is a digital payments innovation specialist, particularly for the developing world. He works as a Digital Finance Specialist with the Better Than Cash Alliance, a UN-based partnership of governments, companies and international organizations that accelerates the transition from cash to digital payments to reduce poverty and drive inclusive growth.

With the Alliance, Jeffrey provides expert technical assistance to governments and corporations around the world to build successful payment ecosystems. This includes supporting national ecosystem approaches, working with global corporations to define their digital payments strategies, and providing technical assistance on specific national payment programs. Jeffrey has played a key role in defining strategies and launching many payment systems, including Modelo Perú, the world’s first truly interoperable national digital payments platform.