Tbilisi, 31 May 2021 — Visa (NYSE:V), the world’s leader in digital payments, today announced the expansion of Visa Fintech Partner Connect—an online marketplace that links Visa clients seeking to accelerate their digital transformation with partners offering category-leading digital solutions. Initially launched in Europe, the platform is now available to clients across Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.
With Visa Fintech Partner Connect, Visaclients can discover and connect with emerging technologies to accelerate digital capabilities and unlock new use cases. The platform includes a curated set of Visa Ready technology and service providers offering tools and solutions across the customer journey—from account opening and card management, to post-purchase insights and engagement. Visa clients can get in touch with program partners from Visa’s partner portal and receive benefits such as reduced implementation fees or pricing discounts available to Visa clients.
“Consumers want seamless interactions across mobile and web, and they want access to a greater suite of digital banking capabilities. Building a competitive financial product today requires more technology than ever before” said Otto Williams, Senior Vice President and Head of Partnerships, Innovation & Digital Solutions at Visa. “We are supporting our clients by assembling a community of payment and banking platforms and streamlining the discovery and procurement process, thus accelerating adoption of digital-first innovative solutions.”
Partners at launch offer a range of solutions, from back-office functions to new front-end services, including:
To learn more about Visa’s Fintech Partner programs, visit here.