London-based Worldpay has ankled Sir Michael Rake to become Non-Executive Chairman on September 1. Sir Mike brings a wealth of experience to Worldpay, having spent 30 years at KPMG where he was Senior Partner at KPMG UK, as well as Chairman of KPMG International.
He is Chairman of BT Group plc and Deputy Chairman and Senior Independent Director of Barclays PLC. He was previously President of the Confederation of British Industry, Chairman of the UK Commission and Skills, Chairman of Business in the Community, Chairman of easyJet plc and a Director of the Financial Reporting Council.
Worldpay has three operating divisions: global eCom, Worldpay US and Worldpay UK. On a typical day, the Company processes 31 million mobile, online and in-store transactions and in 2014 we supported over 400,000 merchants in 126 currencies across 146 countries offering over 300 payment methods.
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