Friday, 03 June 2011 09:48
Abbott appointed to lead Amex Global Network Services’ EMEA
American Express has appointed Paul Abbott as executive VP of its Global Network Services’ Europe, Middle East and Africa (GNS EMEA) region.
He will also join the company’s Global Management Team.
Abbott will be responsible for driving business growth across Amex's extensive network in EMEA, which currently spans over 50 card-issuing and merchant acquiring partnerships in 79 markets.
Previously, he led American Express Merchant Services Europe as a senior VP, overseeing the growth of American Express’ merchant network across the region. Prior to that, he spent 11 years at American Express in senior roles within the company’s commercial card and corporate travel divisions.