Gavin Payne

Head of FABRIC & Design Studio at First Abu Dhabi Bank


Gavin has over 20 years experience, building and leading teams to solve critical problems through technology and design. An accomplished entrepreneur and former “Irish Young Entrepreneur of the Year”. Today Gavin heads up FABRIC (First Abu Dhabi Banks – Research & Innovation Centre). With a key focus on driving the innovation agenda and empower teams across the bank to solve problems and think in new ways.