Julian Sevillano

Managing Director, Head of Digital Assets Practice, Promontory Financial Group

Julian leads Promontory’s Fintech and Digital Assets practice, where he advises financial institutions, fintech and digital asset firms, and regulatory agencies on risk and compliance strategy and implementation.  He has over 20 years of international banking and payments experience.  Prior to working with Promontory, Julian worked at VISA where he held various leadership positions in Risk Management, Finance, Strategy, and Treasury.  Most recently, as Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management, Julian was responsible for VISA’s risk governance and risk management framework, and he led risk due diligence for over $3 Billion in closed M&A transactions.  He also led Risk Strategy formulation during VISA’s merger and IPO process.   Julian has extensive experience with US and international regulators. Prior to VISA, Julian worked in international corporate banking at American Express Bank.  He is a member of the Belen Jesuit class of 1990, holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Florida, and is fluent in English and Spanish, and proficient in Portuguese.


My Sessions

June 23, 2021

Off the Crypto Rollercoaster Are stable coins and centralised digital currencies 'safe' alternatives? (10:50AM ET | 3:50PM BST | 4:50PM CEST)