Capita’s payments business Pay360 has appointed four new market development experts to assist customers in securing value from their payments solutions and drive future growth.
Stephen Ferry, managing director, Pay360, said: “We have identified that there is significant opportunity for growth in the payments market this year, particularly around payment optimisation, fraud prevention and security, and we are focused on ensuring Pay360 will be at the forefront of technology in this space.
“The new hires are part of our significant and continued investment in the technology, solutions and people that will help support our customers’ growth. All four bring substantial experience which will further enhance our expertise, helping to drive innovation in the fast moving payments market as we seek to expand and build the Pay360 brand.”
Tim Garrett joins as a head of retail. He has a wealth of experience, working for 11 years as senior business development manager at Mastercard Payment Gateway Services, where he focused on selling payment and anti-fraud services to leading organisations in the retail, travel, leisure and entertainment industries.
Anschana Caravaca-Sasse has been appointed head of gaming at Pay360. She has over a decade of experience helping gaming operators with payments services, including acquiring alternative payments and anti-fraud solution, during her time at WorldPay, Digital River and most recently PayeSafe Group.
Gaynor Bowen joins the senior Pay360 team as head of finance. She has significant experience across high-risk sectors including payday loans, debt collection and brokerage, during roles at Elavon, TDX, Servbase, Fidelity Information Services, and most recently as senior business consultant at First Data.
Alan Hopkin has been appointed as business development manager for local government. He joins from Northgate Public Services where he was specialist solutions account manager for the Northgate PARIS payment service. Alan is an expert in the local government payment solutions market and will support Pay360’s continued growth plans in this sector.
Pay360 by Capita is one of the largest independent Payment Service Providers (PSPs) based in the UK, offering secure services designed to improve how and where people receive payments. Operating in both the public and private sector, Pay360 services a wide array of clients ranging from government to blue chip retailers, and in 2016 processed over 225 million transactions valued at over £9.5bn.
Built using the latest technology and thinking, Pay360 provides organisations of all sizes with secure and highly adaptable payments services. It works with all face-to-face, digital and telephone payment channels to improve cash flow and sales, and enhance customer service.