24 September 2021

Barclays hires Amazon payments expert for POS business 

Written By FinTech Alliance

Barclays hires Amazon payments expert for POS business 

Barclays has hired Antony Stephen, formerly head of European payments at Amazon.

In Brief:

Stephen joins as CEO of Barclays Partner Finance. 

He's also heading up its legal entity, Clydesdale Financial Services Ltd. 

He will focus on scaling Barclays’ Point of Sale business. 

What does this mean?

Stephen previously led a $50bn portfolio of payment products including credit cards at Amazon. He will now help to grow Barclays’ point-of-sale business in the UK which aims to create an end-to-end experience between customers and SMEs. 

Read more here. 

Up Next ...
19 October 2021

Suade Labs: How RegTech can prepare the industry for new ways of working

Regulation can be a maze, and whether you’re a fast-growing ...

19 October 2021

Zopa becomes unicorn after Softbank investment 

Zopa is now a unicorn following a $300mn funding round.In ...

19 October 2021

N26 reaches $9bn valuation 

European digital bank N26 has reached a valuation of $9bn ...

19 October 2021

Volt partners with Worldline on open payments

Open payments gateway Volt has partnered with European payments and ...

More in Payments

Convenience outweighs security for UK contactless users – Worldpay

18 October 2021

As the contactless payment limit increases to £100 in the ...

SumUp acquires Fivestars to boost customer loyalty 

15 October 2021

Payments FinTech SumUp has acquired loyalty, marketing and payments business ...

£100 contactless payments not a customer priority, says Starling 

14 October 2021

Starling Bank has found that there is “little demand” for ...

Posted By The Community

Merchant acquiring in the digital age

07 October 2021

Whether you’re an established company or a new entrant, today’s ...

Written By: Tribe Payments

White Papers Payments

Make payment optimization a part of your core payment strategy

27 July 2021

According to the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 62% of purchase transactions in 2018 came in...

Articles Payments

Mobile and digital payments continue upswing

20 July 2021

The way people pay continues to evolve. Still, many people aren't aware of the paymen...

Articles Payments

Central bank digital currencies for cross-border payments

13 July 2021

The G20 has made enhancing cross-border payments a priority and endorsed a comprehensive programme t...

Articles Payments

Payee scams are on the rise

13 May 2021

Payment industry report calls for collaboration to combat the problem, with customer education, tech...

Going Global: how to win at international expansion with FinTech Alliance and Marqeta.

Going Global: how to win at international expansion with FinTech Alliance and Marqeta.

03 November 2021

05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

The Office Group, 84 Eccleston Square, London, London, SW1V 1NP