In today’s CardFlash News Que: PAYPAL (execs); NEXCESS (Magento); ADYEN (exec); and GLOBEONE (MetaBank).
PAYPAL – PayPal announced two new leaders will be joining the company as it prepares to separate from eBay Inc. and become an independent, publicly-traded company later this year. Both will report to PayPal president and CEO designee Dan Schulman and serve on the company’s leadership team.
NEXCESS – Nexcess, a leading provider of performance optimized Magento eCommerce hosting and a Magento Platinum Hosting Partner, in collaboration with Magento development agency Human Element, have announced the release of the Sentry Magento plugin, which will bring powerful two-factor authentication capabilities to the world’s most popular eCommerce solution.
ADYEN – Adyen, the global payments technology provider, today announced the appointment of Warren Hayashi as President, Asia-Pacific, to spearhead Adyen’s continued expansion in Asia. The announcement follows a strong run of growth in the region for Adyen, which has recently expanded its relationships with global customers including Facebook, Airbnb and Evernote, and added new Asia-Pacific based customers such as foodpanda and Offgamers.
GLOBEONE – GlobeOne, a new fintech company, announced a Letter of Intent to enter into an agreement with MetaBank to bring GlobeOne’s global mobile banking solution to the United States later this year. As a recognized leader in the banking industry, MetaBank has been named among the top community banks and in the top-performing mid-sized banks in the nation. GlobeOne plans to provide a digital ecosystem for a suite of financial services to be offered by MetaBank, including domestic and international transfers to community members throughout GlobeOne’s growing global network.