France and North Africa
Former COO at Opportunity SAS • various Executive positions at VeriFone, ACI Worldwide, FICO and Lipman.
Contact: +33 6 11 42 88 36
Northern, Central as well as Southern Europe (NCSE)
Julien has more than 20 years of experience in the cards and payments industry across multiple regions in EMEA and ASPACS. Prior to joining Spire Payments Julien has held senior management positions at Verifone, ACI Worldwide, FICO and Lipman. More recently Julien’s was COO at Opportunity SAS a digital agency where he was responsible for all of the company's sales, operations and support in all markets. Julien earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Kedge Business School.
Contact: +44 7413 341 999
Middle East, Africa and Southeast Asia
Sami has over 20 years of experience in delivering POS solutions, value-added services, and transaction networking systems. Before joining Spire Payments he worked for 19 years for Specialized Technical Services (STS), Hypercom’s Master Distributor in MEA. During this period he established sales and support infrastructure for Hypercom throughout the Middle East, assisting key acquiring banks build their POS and networking infrastructure. Based in the Middle East, Sami runs the Spire Payments’ MEA office delivering products and managed services throughout the region.
Sami holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Jordan and a Master’s degree from the University of Oklahoma, both in Electrical Engineering.
Contact: +971 52 970 5082