FSV Payment Systems,a leading provider of network branded (VisaÂ®, MasterCardÂ®, DiscoverÂ®) prepaid debit card products and processing services, has announced that George Coutros, a 20-year veteran of the financial services industry, has joined FSV as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Reporting to Jonathan Palmer, FSVâs President and Chief Executive Officer, Coutros will manage FSVâs overall operation and will help shape the companyâs strategic direction.
âFSVâs Board of Directors and I are very pleased that George has accepted our offer to help lead FSV through a period of rapid growth,â Palmer said. âWeâve grown almost tenfold in the last five years, and we project continued rapid growth over the next several years. George brings invaluable experience to his new mission as our COO, and the hundreds of people who work at FSV will benefit immensely from his leadership and guidance of their efforts every day.â
Coutros joins FSV after more than 20 years as a senior executive with large well-known financial institutions and financial service companies, including CompuCredit, NetBank, Bank of America and Equifax. Most recently, he served as Chief Information Officer of CompuCredit. A long-time resident of Jacksonville. Fla, where he will be based with FSV, Coutros was awarded a BA in mathematical sciences from Johns Hopkins University and a MS in statistics from North Carolina State University.
About FSV Payment Systems
FSV Payment Systems is a leader in the delivery of prepaid debit program management and processing services. Founded in 1999, the privately held company successfully delivers prepaid card programs for payroll, rebates, loyalty and promotions and general-purpose reloadable cards for retail, gift and healthcare. FSV is headquartered in Houston, Texas, and operates a state-of-the-art client and cardholder service center in Jacksonville, Fla. For more information, visit www.fsvps.com.