Executive Director, Client Innovation, Deluxe
Kevin Lewis is driving client and product innovation to help transform Deluxe Corporation, a 106-year old company. Prior to joining Deluxe, he headed cross-functional teams for clients of 352 Inc. to design innovative solutions and achieve their strategic objectives. Lewis also previously led the Innovation Lab at First Data Corporation, where he spearheaded the company’s efforts both internally and in collaboration with clients and partners to create innovative solutions and disrupt FinTech and the commerce space more broadly. Lewis is a part-time instructor for the School of Industrial Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Having studied Design Thinking at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University (the d.school), he has also worked with a collection of public and primary schools through the Atlanta K-12 Design Challenge program and is a co-founder of Innovators Atlanta, an organization dedicated to building innovators in the Atlanta area through the education and application of Design Thinking. Prior to those roles, Lewis held innovation, product development, sales, business development and client management roles in the payments and aerospace industries. A native of Atlanta, GA, Lewis holds an MBA from Georgia State University and a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of Georgia.