Friday, 26 January 2018 16:06
Kelley Knutson takes up new roles
Payments veteran becomes president of prepaid debit provider
Kelley Knutson has been appointed senior executive VP of payments solutions provider TSYS and president of TYSYS-owned Netspend, a provider of prepaid debit cards for personal and commercial use.
Previously, Knutson served as executive VP of TSYS and president of international issuer solutions, based in London since 2003. Prior to TSYS, Knutson was CEO of Clear Money, a provider of electronic bill management services to UK billers and financial institutions. Knuston has held a variety of leadership roles across the global payments industry during his career, with companies such as GE Capital and Visa.
Knutson replaces Chuck Harris who left the company in December 2017 to pursue an opportunity in the non-profit sector.
Knutson commented: “I’m impressed with Netspend’s customer–first mentality and innovative approach to developing market leading solutions and confident in the future growth opportunities, as we continue to focus on the customers and businesses we serve.”