Latin America’s payment pioneer, YellowPepper, has ankled Mohammad Khan, former president and founder of ViVOtech as Chairman. Prior to founding ViVOtech in 2001, Khan held various leadership positions at Verifone, the global leader in secure POS solutions, which he joined in its early stage in 1983.
In his 12 years at ViVOtech, Khan led the charge in the deployment of NFC readers and field-testing a number of mobile payment trials globally. His efforts in driving mobile payments successfully set the stage for widely accepted NFC mobile payments such as Apple Pay and Android Pay. Khan’s track record has earned him nicknames such as “The Father of NFC Payments” and “Mr. NFC.”
Khan helped ViVOtech develop its point of sale systems and later helped successfully market these products in 96 countries. Khan was also a co-founder of the Internet Commerce business for Verifone.
YellowPepper, Latin America’s Mobile payment pioneer, is an emerging growth Company with the heart of a Start-Up. The Company is focused on transforming commerce in Latin America with Yepex, a mobile payment platform that provides financial institutions, corporations and merchants a means to revolutionize the purchasing experience. The Miami based company also offers customized solutions to top financial groups and corporations in the region that currently enable over 5 million users and 30 million transactions.
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