Meta Financial Group, Inc.is pleased to announce that Scott Galit has joined as Executive Vice President of Meta Payment Systems. Galit is a pioneer in the prepaid card industry and most recently was Senior Vice President of Global Prepaid Products at MasterCard(R) Worldwide. Prior to joining MasterCard, Scott was SVP and GM of First Data Prepaid Solutions. Brad Hanson, President of Meta Payment Systems commented, “It is a great pleasure to announce Scott as EVP for Meta Payment Systems. His vast experience in leadership roles at blue-chip companies and strong track record of delivering and managing growth make him a terrific addition to our Meta management team.”
“We are excited to have Scott join Meta. He commands a high profile in the industry, and his expertise in management, strategy and business development further enhances our talented team,” said Tyler Haahr, Meta Financial Group CEO and President.
“In my roles at First Data and MasterCard, I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with Meta and watch as it has emerged into what I believe is the clear leader in the fast-growing prepaid card industry. I’m excited to join such a talented team and to have the opportunity to help catalyze the next stage of growth for Meta Payment Systems,” added Galit.
Meta is a leading provider of payment products and services to the emerging prepaid card industry and to business clients nationwide. Meta works with banks, card processors, and third party marketers to develop and issue card programs carrying the brands of MasterCard, Visa(R), Discover(R), and various regional debit networks.
For more information go to http://www.metapay.com or http://www.metacash.com.
Corporate Profile: Meta Financial Group, Inc.(R) (doing business as Meta Financial Group) is the holding company for MetaBank, MetaBank West Central, and Meta Trust Company(R). MetaBank is a federally-chartered savings bank with four market areas: Northwest Iowa Market, Brookings Market, Central Iowa Market, Sioux Empire Market; and the Meta Payment Systems(R) prepaid debit card division. MetaBank West Central is a state-chartered commercial bank in the West Central Iowa Market. Eighteen banking offices support customers throughout northwest and central Iowa, and in Brookings and Sioux Falls, South Dakota.