|Wednesday, 08 October 2014 15:03
|Tauchner joins paysafecard
Former Credit Suisse executive recruited
Prepaid company paysafecard, a member of the international Skrill Group, has appointed Walter Tauchner as VP of partner management.
In his new role, Tauchner is responsible for the expansion of co-operations with partners in the digital entertainment and e-commerce industry. To contribute to the growth targets of paysafecard, Tauchner is tasked with expanding the number of such partnerships significantly.
Tauchner, a graduated business economist, has previously worked for Winterthur/Credit Suisse Group in CEE where he gained broad management experience as CEO in Hungary and as a member of the board of directors for subsidiaries in Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Poland. In the financial sector, he managed the consulting company ONNEA KFT for seven years as a partner and co-owner.
At paysafecard, Tauchner will head a team of experts that focuses on agile development methods and modern structures.
Udo Müller, CEO of paysafecard, commented: "Partner management is crucial for our growth strategy. With strong partnerships, we want to make the final step into the 'Premium League' of digital business in the coming months and years, and strengthen our position. This requires creative minds with the right know-how for our industry and future developments in our markets. Walter Tauchner fulfills these requirements comprehensively, and therefore completes our team perfectly."