Mastercard promotar nu sin Storbritannien-chef till chef för hela EU-området. Mark Barnett har tidigare även varit ansvarig för Norden, Irland och Baltikum. Detta framkommer i ett pressmeddelande

 In his new role, Mark will report to Gilberto Caldart, President of International, and will join Mastercard’s Management Committee effective 1 June, 2020.

Commenting on his appointment, Barnett said: “This is an important time for Mastercard, especially here in Europe and I am delighted to be taking the lead of such a dynamic and diverse region”.

“Mark brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience, he has a proven track record in building new and meaningful partnerships, while creating a culture which fosters new thinking and new ways to deliver,” commented Gilberto Caldart, President for International, Mastercard.


Prior to his appointment Barnett was Divisional President for the UK, Ireland Nordics and Baltics.  Barnett joined Mastercard in 2003 and has held various roles including leading their payments consulting business for Europe and then globally. Mark has over 20 years of experience working in the retail banking and payments industry.

Barnett will succeed the current President of Mastercard Europe, Javier Perez, who retires at the end of the year.

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