MYPINPAD becomes the first ‘connected’ member of Vendorcom






LONDON, UK, 16 December 2014, MYPINPAD, the next generation of secure payment authentication, has today become the first member of Vendorcom’s new ‘Connected’ membership tier. Vendorcom is a pan-European membership organisation which connects all stakeholders in the payments industry. By committing to this higher level of membership in Vendorcom, MYPINPAD is stepping up its involvement in the payment community, demonstrating confidence in its innovative solution and a definite strategy for success.

David Poole, Business Development Director, MYPINPAD said, “As part of the process of integrating our pioneering authentication technology into the global payments community, we are keen to maintain our alignment with the industry’s thought leaders. We are looking forward to being a ‘Connected’, active member of Vendorcom.”

Vendorcom now offers a range of membership opportunities with the Connected tier providing the strongest opportunities for engagement with potential customers and one of the most supportive for MYPINPAD’s full industry launch in early 2015. Vendorcom brings together one of the most extensive and relevant networks of payment industry leaders and potential partners to boost the innovative new company.

Vendorcom Chairman Paul Rodgers said, “With its pioneering approach to online mobile authentication, MYPINPAD represents a solution for the future for the payments industry. We are delighted that they have taken their involvement in the community to the next level and look forward to learning from their undoubted expertise whilst we support them as they grow into an established major player in the payments industry.”

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MYPINPAD is the provider of a transformational platform delivering ‘authentication as a service’ to the payments industry. Designed specifically to secure digital commerce transactions irrespective of their origin. The solution enables secure transactions on mobile phones, tablets and personal computers, without disrupting existing banking protocols.

MYPINPAD has assembled a senior leadership team highly experienced in creating, financing and building technology businesses. Collectively, they have a successful track record in IT, financial services, payments and data security. They have held key positions in private and public sector organisations from start-ups through to listed businesses and in some of the world’s leading financial services institutions.

About Vendorcom:

Vendorcom is a pan-European membership organisation with the primary aim of connecting all stakeholders in the payments community to enable them to provide more innovative, effective and secure solutions to the market based on the strongest possible insight and collaboration on common issues. Vendorcom’s core activities include quarterly conferences, monthly networking events and weekly special interest groups which provide a range of opportunities for knowledge sharing and resolving issues, which enable the payments community to better understand and effectively meet market needs.

All stakeholder groups in the European payments community are represented including card schemes, issuers, acquirers, QSAs, consultancies, hardware and software solutions vendors, payment processors and merchants. In total, Vendorcom is engaged with over 2000 organisations in the payments community in Europe.

Since launching in 2003, Vendorcom has supported the cards and payments industry by providing a coherent and representative voice, acting as a single point of authoritative and credible information for our members and ensuring that decisions made by industry influencers take into account the issues and concerns of all stakeholders.

Vendorcom has direct involvement in industry influencing bodies such as Advisory Panel of the UK Payment Systems Regulator. We are an active Participating Organisation in the PCI Security Standards Council and are elected members of the Cards Stakeholders Group of the European Payments Council. Vendorcom meet regularly with other regulatory and standards bodies.

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