Edenred’s Andrea Keller appointed new Managing Director of PPS
PPS, an Edenred company, and the UK and Europe’s market leading payments provider, today announces the appointment of Andrea Keller as Managing Director.
Andrea Keller is an experienced payment professional, having worked in the industry for more than 20 years at PPS’s parent company, Edenred. He joins PPS from the position of Managing Director for Edenred Pay in Latin America, focusing on payments and fintech solutions.
A passionate executive who delivers business growth in dynamic and fast changing environments where technology and people are key to success, Andrea brings extensive experience in payments and B2B markets.
Commenting on his appointment, Andrea Keller, Managing Director of PPS, said: “PPS is well-known as the UK and Europe’s Payment Partner of Choice, so this is a very exciting move for me. I’m keen to get started helping the business drive scalable growth and continue to be at the forefront of the payments market.”
"This appointment marks the start of the next chapter of innovation and growth for PPS"
Gilles Coccoli, Edenred’s Chief Operating Officer responsible for Payment Solutions and New Markets, added: “This appointment marks the start of the next chapter of innovation and growth for PPS. Andrea has a proven track record in delivering business growth across European and international markets, so we are very excited to welcome him to the team. His vast experience will serve PPS’s development ambitions.”
Andrea succeeds Ray Brash who has served the business for 18 years and has been instrumental in growing the company to where it is today.
PPS, an Edenred subsidiary, is a one-stop-shop for gift, prepaid and fintech programmes. It is a Mastercard Principal Member and an FCA regulated Electronic Money Institution, offering a range of services including processing, UK and SEPA banking solutions, BIN sponsorship, eWallet provision, compliance and fraud services, supply chain management, customer services and end-to-end program design and management.
PPS is the driver behind industry leading Fintech, PayTech, Regtech, incentives, benefits and fuel card programmes which operate across multiple media and form factors, including physical, virtual and NFC. PPS is the leading issuer of Apple, Google and Samsung Pay, with over 200 client programmes across over 30 countries globally.
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