Former Marqeta Exec Jeff Parker Takes Helm as CEO of Paymentologyby Fintech News Singapore December 13, 2023
Global issuer-processor Paymentology has named Jeff Parker as its new CEO, succeeding the interim Co-CEOs Abe Smith and Angy Watson. Parker’s appointment as CEO of Paymentology is effective immediately.
With a career spanning over 20 years, Parker has worked across four continents, bringing a global perspective to his new role at Paymentology.
His previous tenure includes positions such as Senior Vice President and Managing Director International at Marqeta, where he played a key role in expanding the company’s international operations and services, particularly in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
Prior to Marqeta, Parker was the CEO of World First, an international payments company. He was instrumental in its global expansion and eventual acquisition by the Ant Group.
His career also includes senior roles at Macquarie Bank, JP Morgan, Accenture, and OFX, where he served as Chief Enterprise Officer.
Rowan Brewer, Chairman at Paymentology said,
“We embarked on a thorough search for our new CEO, seeking an individual who not only embodies the core values of Paymentology’s culture but also possesses a proven record of success.
Jeff emerged as the perfect fit, with his wealth of international payments experience from prominent global organisations. We are confident that Jeff will not only uphold our values but also spearhead our mission of positively impacting lives globally.”
Jeff Parker, CEO at Paymentology added,
“I am delighted to take on the role of CEO at Paymentology, an organisation that has already created a strong global value proposition in the payments space. Their rapid growth speaks volumes, and my focus will be on building Paymentology’s position as the global neo-processor of choice for fintechs, telcos, corporates and challenger banks.
Together, we will continue our growth trajectory, ensuring that Paymentology continues to provide next-generation payment solutions on a global scale. I look forward to collaborating with this exceptional team and contributing to Paymentology’s ongoing success.”