Acting Chief Executive Officer
Paul was appointed Acting CEO on 1 September 2017 after initially coming to eftpos in 2013 to develop the eftpos Hub as the mission critical national infrastructure at the centre of the eftpos transformation. He is responsible for the development and management of the Company’s business activities in line with the Board-approved strategic plan.
Paul has extensive experience in Australian banking and consulting. During his 22 years at Westpac he held executive positions in electronic channels, contact centres, technology and payments. He oversaw the rapid growth of internet banking and online sales, led business transformation programs and introduced innovations such as biometrics and speech recognition.
Chief Product Officer
Marie joined eftpos in June 2015 as Chief Product Officer and is responsible for leading the continued development and implementation of our product roadmap to meet the needs of eftpos Members, consumers and merchants.
Marie has over 25 years of experience in Managed Services, Consulting and Product Management. Through her own consulting services business, working for domestic banks and international payments with companies such as Westpac, American Express and MasterCard, Marie brings a depth of knowledge to the team around strategy, product development and digital marketing platforms.
Chief Commercial Officer
Mark joined eftpos in January 2014 and was appointed Chief Commercial Officer in May 2015. Mark is responsible for Member engagement, business development, new business opportunities, corporate affairs, communication and marketing. Mark came to eftpos with extensive experience in Australian financial services, including two years at Virgin Money and 20 years at American Express, where he held management positions in areas such as Consumer Lending, Small Business Services, Product Development and Business Development and Strategic Alliances.
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Robyn joined eftpos in 2011 and is an experienced banking and regulatory lawyer with more than 20 years of experience related to payments. Her range of experience includes advice about drafting and negotiation of agreements and creating structures and governance models relating to payment systems, alliances, M&A and new country expansionactivity. In the course of that work, she has developed payment system rules; processing and settlement agreements relating to direct debit, merchant acquiring, ATM, credit and debit card issuer services; and drafted and negotiated infrastructure and services procurement agreements.
Robyn has advised a broad range of organisations, including payment systems, financial institutions, payment processors and ATM deployers and service providers, both within Australia and globally, providing advice about legal developments and compliance with laws especially in the areas of banking, competition, privacy and corporate governance, as well as engaging directly with regulators about the interpretation of existing laws and the drafting of new laws in countries across the Asia Pacific region.