BROOKFIELD, Wis. & SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of payment technology solutions and financial services, today announced that Mi Ryung (Miriam) Park has joined the organization as general manager for Korea.
With over 30 years of experience and leadership in driving digital transformation, business growth and developing market strategy for the payments industry in Korea and beyond, Park brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Fiserv. Park will lead the company’s local payment business and will be based in Seoul, South Korea.
“Miriam brings skilled operational leadership and industry knowledge to Fiserv, which will be invaluable as we grow our business with a focus on our customers,” said Ivo Distelbrink, Executive Vice President and Head of Asia. -Pacific at Fiserv. “I am confident in his ability to drive our digital innovation strategy in Korea, expanding beyond traditional payment services to deliver the next generation of payment capabilities to our merchant customers as well as our valued partners. payments, positioning their businesses for growth.”
Park joins Fiserv from UnionPay International, where, as Chief Representative for Korea and Mongolia, she led the growth of the card issuance business in North Asia. Previously with UnionPay International in North America, Park was instrumental in developing infrastructure and driving growth strategy across the Americas. Prior to his career at UnionPay International, Park spent three years at BC Card and 18 years at Visa in a number of leadership and business development roles.
Fiserv provides omnichannel payment solutions to merchants in South Korea through Carat by Fiserv. Carat offers unlimited global payment opportunities on any channel, anywhere, enabling transactions on any device with any payment method, securely and globally – a proposition attractive to merchants expanding internationally.
Similarly, Fiserv offers payment solutions for the local market, including MoneyOn and FirstPay, enabling integrated online and offline payment solutions, with top-notch encryption and security. For offline payment acceptance, Fiserv works directly with merchants as well as payment partners to connect thousands of merchant payment terminals or point-of-sale (POS) for payment verification and authorization, facilitated through Fiserv’s value-added payment network. This network provides secure transaction approval services, connecting with all credit card companies and alternative payment companies through a single platform.
In a world that is changing faster than ever, Fiserv helps clients deliver solutions that are in tune with the way people live and work today – financial services at the speed of life. Learn more at fiserv.com.
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) aspires to move money and information in ways that move the world. As a global leader in payments and fintech, the company helps its customers achieve the best results through a commitment to innovation and excellence in areas such as account processing and digital banking solutions; card issuer processing and network services; Payments; e-commerce; acquiring and processing merchants; and the Clover® cloud-based point-of-sale and commerce management platform. Fiserv is a member of the S&P 500® Index and has been recognized as one of the FORTUNE® World’s Most Admired Companies for 11 of the past 14 years. Visit fiserv.com and follow us on social media for more information and the latest company news.