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Jan Rees becomes account manager.
16 April 2013 - Alaric (www.alaric.com), a global supplier of fraud prevention and payments solutions, announced today that it has hired Jan Rees as Account Manager to look after Alaric’s growing base of customers across EMEA and the Americas. Jan brings more than 20 years’ experience in the payments space, including roles at S1, Wincor Nixdorf, Level Four and Logica.
Rees has extensive experience working with banks, retailers and processors around the world to implement and manage payments solutions. He has comprehensive knowledge of the specific challenges institutions face when integrating new payment infrastructure, handling compliance, or managing card programmes.
“Alaric is a fast-growing company and I’m very excited to be joining now,” said Rees. “From my years in the industry, I know the reputation that the company and its products have established. Alaric has a strong, growing customer base around the world, and I am looking forward to working with them to help ensure they are getting the most from their systems.”
“Jan brings to Alaric in-depth knowledge of both implementing and actually running payment systems, including five years at Wincor Nixdorf heading up the team delivering payment processing services,” said Peter Parke, General Manager, Fraud Solutions at Alaric. “He understands the intricacies and challenges of the payments industry, and we are delighted that he has joined the team.”
Rees is the most recent in a line of ten new hires at Alaric in the last few months, including Tausif Ahmed who is heading up the Middle East, and Andy Brown who joined to run marketing.
About Alaric (www.alaric.com)
Alaric is a global supplier of fraud prevention and payments processing products. Alaric’s products allow financial institutions, processors and retailers to manage ATM, POS, ecommerce and mobile payment or banking transactions, deliver complex multi-channel payments integration and carry out enterprise fraud and risk management.
Alaric’s focus is on customer empowerment ensuring its users can stay ahead of the market. Alaric’s products are designed to be rapidly customisable by customers allowing them to take strategic control of their system investments. Alaric’s customers get the best of both worlds: an unprecedented degree of control over their solutions while retaining all the benefits and economies of using product-based solutions. The Alaric product line up comprises ‘Fractals’ fraud prevention and ‘Authentic’ payments technology.