|Monday, 21 July 2014 11:50
|MasterCard hires UK & Ireland acceptance boss
New group head joins from Amex
MasterCard has hired appointed Scott Abrahams as group head of acceptance for UK & Ireland.
The payment brand says the appointment reflects its continued focus on driving core and emerging payment development across the UK and Ireland.
He joins from American Express where he was responsible for customers such as British Airways, Emirates, Air France and Hilton. He also held the positions of Vice President of Client Management UK and General Manager Nordics at American Express.
Marion King, president at MasterCard UK & Ireland, commented: “We have huge ambitions to further develop our acceptance footprint and we are delighted to have Scott on-board. His experience working with transit operators and significant UK retailers over the last 15 years will help us drive stronger market relationships and deliver the best possible payment technologies.”