BPC Banking Technologies, the leading provider of Open System e-payment solutions for the global financial industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Abdulhameed Rajab as Business Development Manager, Middle East. He will be responsible for driving the company’s business in Saudi Arabia, which is largest target market in the Middle East in terms of size of banks and spend on IT, as well as other countries in the Middle East.
Abdulhameed has over 24 years experience in the banking and cards industries including consultancy and IT in the Middle East. He joins BPC from ACI Worldwide Inc. where he was Business Manager, Middle East for 11 years. At ACI he provided increasing customer productivity and improved relationships, introducing local staff to manage and serve existing customers.
Prior to this he worked for American Express Bank (NYSE:AXP) for 12 years as Territory Manager for the Middle East promoting both cards and merchants and successfully managed to increase the number of card members. He holds an MBA from the University of Stratchlyde, Scotland.
“We are delighted to welcome Abdulhameed to BPC. He brings a wealth of experience in the Middle Eastern financial services industry and will help us penetrate this new market. BPC is committed to the MEA region and we believe SmartVista represents a highly competitive solution for the region’s banks and processors,” says Daryl Berg, MD BPC Banking Technologies, MEA.
“The Middle East is a rapidly expanding payments’ market. I’m really excited to be a part of the BPC team and am looking forward to introducing SmartVista to the Middle East banks,” comments Abdulhameed Rajab, Business Development Manager, BPC Middle East Africa.
BPC Banking Technologies: BPC is the leading global provider of Open Systems e-payment solutions for the global financial industry. It provides SmartVista, a single integrated solution for transaction processing and card management. The company’s customer base includes the largest and most progressive retail banks across five continents. For more information, visit the company’s website at HYPERLINK “http://www.bpcbt.com” www.bpcbt.com