Tuesday, 28 January 2014 11:20
Visa prepaid exec joins cloudBuy
New CEO for EMEA region
Cloud e-commerce marketplace cloudBuy has appointed Jonathan Holden as CEO for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
he has previously worked as VP of commercial solutions at Visa Europe. Within the role he was head of market development for commercial solutions across 34 countries, and was previously, head of public sector across 36 countries, leading Visa's participation in the UK Government Procurement Card programme.
More recently he has headed up prepaid for Visa AP (Australia) in the Australian market and worked with cloudBuy to take the company into the prepaid disbursements for Government, Insurance & Corporate Incentives.
Prior to Visa, Holden had a long career with Barclaycard heading up various areas including product development, large corporate and public sectors.
Holden will help drive the expansion of cloudBuy and will have responsibility for global partnerships including Visa.
He commented on his appointment: "I am really excited to be joining cloudBuy to accelerate the uptake of its products in this significant new market. I believe that cloudBuy has the best product set in the market and these are exciting times, as the business to business market starts the transition to electronic procurement and payments."