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, Director of Interbank Payments Strategy
, Swedbank AB

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, General Secretary
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- Upright Position Communications
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- Nexgo Global Ltd.
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- General Partner
- RRE Ventures, LLC
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- Electronic Payments, Inc.
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- 2C2P
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- Senior Research
- The Credit Finance Research Institute
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- Director Go To Market Strategy
- Ingenico Group North America
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- Featurespace
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- Chief Business Development Officer
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- Managing Partner
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- Factor4
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- President, Global Payments Solutions
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- Managing Partner
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- General Manager, Fraud Protection
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- Specialist
- National Credit Card Center, R.O.C.
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- Partner
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- Global Head of Marketing
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- COO, Management Board
- Vestigo - Card & Account Payments Solutions
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- Chairman
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- Zwipe
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- Smart Insights Chief Editor
- Intelling
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- General Manager Worldwide Network
- Dun & Bradstreet
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- Chairman
- Card Network Solutions Europe AB
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- Engineer
- Promocion Y Operacion (Prosa)

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- Managing Consultant for Iberia and Italy
- Visa
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- Publicist
- Tailwind Public Relations

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- Special Advisor
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- Inteligencia Comercial Tilo dba Tilopay
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- Cornercard
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- Xtrategies, LLC
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- Director Soluciones Medios de Pago
- Minsait Payments Systems SL

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