EML Payments Limited (ASX: EML) is pleased to advise the following changes to the Board and Executive team effective 18 May 2020. 

George W. Gresham has been appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director

EML wishes to advise the selection of Mr George Gresham as an independent non-executive director. 

Mr Gresham is a highly lauded and respected payments industry professional with notable experience in the global payment business. Mr Gresham’s skills, qualifications and experience are set out below.

EML’s significant growth over recent years has led it to become an international company. In turn, the Board has aimed to appoint industry leading individuals to bolster the talent already available in the company and encourage its growth.

EML’s Chairman, Mr Peter Martin said: “We are delighted to have George join the EML Board.  In addition to global payments industry experience, George also brings significant experience in all aspects of public company financial leadership and will be an excellent addition to the Board”.

George W. Gresham

Mr Gresham is a noted Director and Executive Leader and is currently based in Arizona, USA.  With wide-ranging experience in building, leading and advising businesses in the financial sector through a myriad of complex transactions, restructurings, international expansion, capital market transactions and changing regulatory landscapes – Mr Gresham is an accomplished figure. 

Mr Gresham has been a Non-Executive Director with Green Dot Corporation (an American fintech and bank holding company and one of the largest prepaid companies in the world). Mr Gresham has also worked with Blue Pay Processing (a leader in the field of enabled payment processing in the United States and Canada).

During his Executive career, Mr Gresham was Chief Financial Officer of Netspend (now owned by TSYS, Global Payments) a large prepaid financial services company; Chief Financial Officer of Global Cash Access (GCA) Holdings (now Everi Holdings Inc), a full service Casino and gaming equipment and payment solutions provider; and Chief Financial Officer / Chief Administration Officer at eFunds Corporation (now Fidelity National Information Services), a provider of electronic processing and risk management services. 

Mr Gresham holds a Bachelor of Science, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and maintained a certificate as a Certified public Accountant up until 2010.

About Us

At EML we develop tailored payment solutions for brands and their customers to make lives simpler. Through next-generation technology, our portfolio of payment solutions offers innovative options for disbursement payout’s, gifts, incentives and rewards. We’re proud to power many of the world’s top brands and process over $18 billion in GDV each year across 28 countries in Australia, EMEA and North America. Our payment solutions in 25 currencies are safe and secure, easy and flexible, providing customers with their money in real-time. We know payments are complex, that’s why we’ve made the process simple, smart and straightforward, for everyone. 

We encourage you to learn more about EML Payments Limited, by visiting: EMLpayments.com