Margaret has 25+ years of payments experience and currently leads Accenture’s North American Payment practice.  Over her career, Margaret has led Payments businesses for large banks, processors and consulting firms, where her expertise in corporate strategy, payments product integration and omni-channel experience have helped create differentiated and game-changing payment solutions, including mobile payment solutions, payment gateways, payment risk management tools and new business models. 

Her innovative work in the payment industry led her to be named as an inventor on 14 successful payment patents, currently owned by Bank of America, Western Union and Fiserv. 

Key Industry / Functional Skills: 

Corporate Strategy - Business Transformation, Innovation, Mergers & Acquisition, Organizational Design, Change Management, Payment Automation 

Growth Strategy - New Product Development, Product Management, Program Benchmarking, Product Strategy, Market Research 

Margaret Weichert
North America Payments Lead / Managing Director