Wirecard is a global technology group that enables companies to accept payments from all sales channels. The German company operates in 35 countries and in over 100 transaction currencies, with connections to more than 200 international payment networks, including American Express, Alipay, WeChat Pay, Apple Pay and China UnionPay, among others. With its acquisition of Citicard’s prepaid business in 2016, the firm is expanding its presence in the US.

Deirdre Ives led Citicard’s prepaid business and is now the managing director for Wirecard North America.

You can listen to more episodes of the Tearsheet Podcast, and other fintech shows, on the BankNXT podcast page. Enjoy!

READ NEXT: The first global platform play from Ant Financial

– This Tearsheet podcast is reproduced with kind permission. Some minor changes may have been made to the text to reflect BankNXT style considerations, but the podcast itself is always unchanged. Image by PopTika, Shutterstock.com

Let’s block ads! (Why?)