July 22nd, 2014

Head of Business Development attained ETA CPP™

eMerchantPay is pleased to announce that Karl Persaud, Head of Business Development, has been granted the designation of ETA Certified Payments Professional™, the professional certification program administered by the Electronic Transactions Association. By successfully meeting the ETA’s rigorous certification examination requirements, he has joined an exclusive community of electronic transactions professionals who have earned this distinguished certification. In doing so, Karl brings the highest level of expertise and distinction in electronic transactions to eMerchantPay.

Recognising the unique skills and special knowledge required of electronic transactions professionals, ETA launched the certification program in 2011. In addition to meeting the program’s education and experience requirements, those awarded the ETA CPP™ designation must complete a minimum of 36 hours of industry-related continuing professional education every three years.

For a complete list of ETA Certified Payments Professionals, please visit the ETA CPP Registry at www.electran.org/cppregistry.com

About ETA Certified Payments Professional (ETA CPP) Program

The ETA CPP credential is the standard for professional performance in the payments industry and a symbol of excellence. It signifies that an individual has demonstrated the knowledge and skills required to perform competently in today’s complex electronic payments environment. The program recognises that today’s merchant service providers must have a broad knowledge of the industry and must demonstrate mastery not only of sales, but also pricing and interchange; business process, operations and workflow; products and solutions; risk; and regulatory, compliance and security matters.

About The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA)

ETA is an international trade association representing more than 500 companies that offer electronic transaction processing products and services. ETA’s mission is to advance the payments industry profession by providing leadership through education, advocacy and the exchange of information.

About eMerchantPay

eMerchantPay is a trusted global leader for international online payment processing gateway services, with merchant customers in over 40 countries. Moreover, innovative payment solutions offering processing in more than 150 currencies and various languages, plus dedicated account managers providing personal service that is second-to-none make international online payment processing easy, convenient and affordable. Quality, long-term, global banking relationships, plus in-house risk liability and accountability enable eMerchantPay to offer merchant accounts to businesses of all types and sizes, even in high risk situations where approval has previously not been secured.

Founded in 2002, the eMerchantPay Group is a privately held corporation headquartered in Europe with offices in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and Bulgaria. eMerchantPay Corporation is a member of the Electronic Transactions Association. eMerchantPay Limited is registered as a Payment Institution with Financial Conduct Authority (FCA United Kingdom). The Group’s operations in Bulgaria are ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2005 certified by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) and its gateway and solutions are Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Level I compliant.

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