With an objective to reinforce and strengthen its presence in the Middle East and Africa region, Access PrepaidWorldwide, a MasterCard company, has appointed Rajeev Kumar as Regional Director and General Manager for the Middle East and Africa.
In his new role, Rajeev will be responsible for overseeing the expansion strategies and existing business operations of Access in the region while also strengthening the company’s position for future growth. Prior to this role, Rajeev served as a Senior Director for Prepaid Business Development at MasterCard where he was instrumental in driving MasterCard’s success in Prepaid and its marketing leading position in the region.
“As a leading global prepaid card program manager, Access Prepaid Worldwide continues to invest in order to enhance its presence in the Middle East and Africa region where we see a huge potential for future growth,” said Alan King, Managing Director, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Access Prepaid Worldwide.
He added: “Demand for prepaid cards is growing steadily and with leisure and business travel booming across the region, Access’ leading multi-currency prepaid travel card is allowing banks, exchange houses, airlines and other companies to deliver real benefits to travelers. Rajeev possesses rich experience in the prepaid business which he has gained over the years in the Middle East & Africa and we are confident that in his new role, he will add great value to our ongoing efforts to build and strengthen our presence in this dynamic region.”
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