AFEX, a global non-bank provider of payment and risk management solutions, has appointed Mario Pisano to the role of Head of Global Treasury.
Mario will be based in AFEX’s London office and will be responsible for all treasury-related processes globally, including all liquidity and cash management issues. He will also manage AFEX’s banking relationships globally.
Mario has previously held positions in the treasury functions of Travelex, Reebok Europe and Premier Foods. Most recently he was Group Treasurer at Volex Plc, a global supplier of power cables and interconnect products.
“We are delighted with the appointment of Mario and are confident that his professionalism and global experience will prove to be an asset for AFEX,” said AFEX Chief Executive Officer, Jan Vlietstra. “AFEX is the fastest growing top-tier independent commercial global payment and risk management provider; we operate from locations around the world and we continue to expand. Adding experienced operators like Mario to our world-class team helps maintain our reputation for excellence and delivering on our promises.”
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