Talie Baker

Talie Baker

Strategic Advisor

Areas of Expertise: Bill Payment and Bill Presentment (EBPP), Business-to-Consumer Disbursements, Cross-Border Payments/Remittances, Person-to-Person (P2P) Payments

Talie Baker is a Strategic Advisor with Aite-Novarica’s Retail Banking & Payments practice, focusing on the customer experience and digital payments technologies including person-to-person payments, business-to-consumer disbursements, cross-border payments, and the merchant payments ecosystem.

Talie brings to Aite-Novarica more than 15 years of experience focused primarily on the financial services industry. Prior to joining Aite-Novarica, Talie was a Management Consultant with Capco and BearingPoint, where she successfully led multiyear consulting engagements, helping financial institutions transform their finance and compliance challenges to provide actionable and timely business insights across the organization and to mitigate risk. Talie was responsible for working with senior-level executives to define the vision, strategy, and implementation approach for mission-critical initiatives. She has facilitated communications at all levels of the organization, successfully led cross-functional teams of more than 100 people, and completed several multimillion-dollar initiatives. Her extensive background with a diverse set of financial institutions provides her with a strong foundation to deliver thought leadership across leading trends within financial services.

Talie has been a guest speaker at various industry conferences and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and Forbes, among other publications, on the digital payments ecosystem.

Talie holds a bachelor’s degree in International Business and Human Resources from the University of Colorado at Denver and a graduate certificate in Computer Information Systems from the University of Denver.


Thursday, October 14, 2021 | 01:00 p.m.
Online bill payment volume has nearly doubled to 9.5B transactions annually over the last decade. If you haven’t been following the ongoing shift for online bill pay market share, here’s the current score: Direct billers capture 76% of all online bill payments, (up from 62% in 2010), compared to 22...
May 6, 2021 | 1:00 p.m. ET
The internet has changed how we do everything and moving money is no exception. Smartphone adoption, open banking APIs and standards, the development of global faster payments capabilities, and advancements in fraud detection and security have resulted in a wave of new payments products and...


October 16, 2019
Money20/20 USA is a couple of weeks away, and the scars on my feet from last year’s event still have not fully healed. Money20/20 is the largest event for financial services, and it presents an amazing opportunity to find out what is happening in our industry as well as connect with colleagues from across the globe. This year, I’m excited to be hosting a panel with representatives from Western...
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May 14, 2019
I love Zelle! In fact, I was one of Zelle’s earliest adopters in the days when it was clearXchange. In my opinion, being able to send payments to another person from my bank account using my mobile phone is the best invention since sliced bread and online banking (which eliminated the need to ever balance a checkbook again). Every time I need to pay someone, I try to use Zelle. And I really am a...
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