CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Pieter van der Does, Co-founder / President & CEO of Adyen.
A leading expert with over 15 years experience in the payments industry, Pieter van der Does co-founded Adyen in 2006. Since launching Adyen, the business has grown from a startup into a global operation with over 3,500 customers, averaging double-digit annual growth since 2007.
Prior to Adyen Pieter was CCO at Bibit, building the payment service provider into a global player before it was acquired by the Royal Bank of Scotland in 2004, after which he served on the board until 2006.
Adyen has been chosen by the world’s largest merchants as their preferred omni-channel payment processing partner and acquirer and as CEO Pieter continues to build his team and the company to be the center of international commerce.
Widely considered a visionary in payments, Pieter makes sure that Adyen delivers quality of service to merchants worldwide. Pieter holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Amsterdam and was elected Entrepreneur of the year by EY in 2013.