Hector Meza Joins Ingenico as Country Manager and Sales Director for Mexico
Mexico City – August 31, 2021 – Ingenico, a Worldline brand, world leader in payments, announced today that Héctor Meza has been appointed Country Manager and Sales Director in Mexico. Héctor brings more than 30 years of experience in sales, operations, and supply chain leadership, with a track record of providing world-class business solutions within various technology industries. This appointment will help the company continue to fulfil its commitment to provide its business partners and customers with innovative solutions in a variety of vertical markets, including retail, supermarkets, hospitality, and healthcare, among others.
The commerce industry is at an inflection point where software and services play more of a role in the customer experience every day. As payments, and the infrastructure around it, continue to embrace digital functionality, it’s important for our business to mirror this shift," said Peter Stewart, executive vice president, North America. "Hector Meza’s background and experience leading teams at major software technology companies will play a key role in further developing our as-a-Service solutions for the Mexico market."
Before joining Ingenico, Meza worked for Oracle, where he served in a variety of roles within the company, overseeing the development of its cloud business strategy for the Latin American region, as well as the Mexican subsidiary. He was also part of the innovation board, as well as the fintech team and start up ambassadors. Prior to that position, Meza worked for IBM, where he managed a territory in the retail and finance industries, overseeing the P&L for his group. After a successful stint at IBM, where he was awarded a merit bachelor's program to lead projects in the Asia-Pacific region, he decided to join Microsoft as part of an ambitious role overseeing the services side of the business for the public sector of energy in Mexico, as well as associated regulatory entities, where he developed strong ties and was able to close several key contracts.
I am excited to join the Ingenico North America team and look forward to helping lead the shift to a more software-oriented payments experience in Mexico,” said Meza. “Ingenico is in a great position to lead the industry into this next phase and I know our team in North America is up to the challenge.”
Worldline [Euronext: WLN] is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry and #4 player worldwide. With its global reach and its commitment to innovation, Worldline is the technology partner of choice for merchants, banks and third-party acquirers as well as public transport operators, government agencies and industrial companies in all sectors. Powered by over 20,000 employees in more than 50 countries, Worldline provides its clients with sustainable, trusted and secure solutions across the payment value chain, fostering their business growth wherever they are. Services offered by Worldline in the areas of Merchant Services; Terminals, Solutions & Services; Financial Services and Mobility & e-Transactional Services include domestic and cross-border commercial acquiring, both in-store and online, highly-secure payment transaction processing, a broad portfolio of payment terminals as well as e-ticketing and digital services in the industrial environment. In 2020 Worldline generated a proforma revenue of 4.8 billion euros. worldline.com