Business Leader, Head of Emerging Payments & Innovation for CIS-SEE region
Andrei Aleikin is currently the Head of Emerging Products & Innovation in CIS & South-East Europe (17 markets). His main areas of responsibilities include: Visa Token Service, Visa Checkout, Cloud-based payments, Contactless payments, Transit, Mobile Contactless payments (NFC), Mobile wallets and Mobile Money solutions, Authentication for eCommerce (VbV) and money transfer services (Visa Direct);
Andrei joined Visa in 2005 as a member of Chip and Innovation team. During his 10 years at Visa Andrei successfully managed region-wide implementation of chip technology, contactless payments (Visa PayWave) in 11 markets, mobile NFC & Cloud-based payments in 6 markets, dynamic VbV and Visa Direct in multiple markets.
Andrei Aleikin brings to Visa Innovation team over 12 years of experience in IT and financial systems consulting gained with PWC and KPMG.
Andrey holds a Master’s Degree in IT Systems architecture and Design from National Technical University of Ukraine «Kyiv Polytechnic Institute».