The EPSM Board
Nicolas Adolph is acting as chairman in the EPSM board since the founding of the association in 2005. In this function, he is also a member of the European Commission’s Payment Systems Market Expert Group (PSMEG).
In addition, Nicolas is active as a board member in the German Association of Debit Card Network Operators (BecN) and working for the payment institution InterCard AG in Taufkirchen/Munich, Germany, managing compliance and association activities.
Iain High, the CEO and founder of Anderson Zaks, was elected as EPSM Board member in 2013. Iain High has over 25 years’ experience in the card payments industry. He has worked in card issuing, acquiring, and merchant managed service solutions in Central Europe and the Middle East as well as the UK.
As a Scot he is pro EU and anti- Scottish devolution. He is keen that EPSM expands its membership to include all European countries and welcomes contact from anyone interested in joining.
Rainer is a passionate payment expert. He has worked in the payment industry for the last 20 years. In 2009 Rainer co-founded Lyra Network DACH, an international payment technology company, a specialist in card present and e-Commerce payment solutions.
Rainer holds a Computer Science degree. He is also pretty good at surfing and mountaineering.
Please contact Rainer if you would like to join EPSM, using firstname.lastname@example.org
Tony Sillopoulos, who is actively working in the US and in Greece, joined the EPSM Board in 2011. He represents EPSM with his sound expertise in multi-acquiring switching and card payment systems also at the PCI Security Standards Council.
The CEO and founder of EDPS, based in Greece since 1999, quotes Plato “Knowledge unqualified is knowledge simply of something learned” and appreciates that EPSM provides the means for such qualifications to its members.
Rodney Farmer is active as President of B-Payments, Hungary, is a US citizen with more than 20 years of experience in the European payments market, and has served also as EPSM representative at the global PCI SSC Board of Advisors since 2015.