Marcel Gajdos

Country Manager Czech Republic & Slovakia, Visa Europe

Marcel Gajdos was appointed Country manager for the Czech Republic and Slovakia in October 2012. He is responsible for developing Visa Europe’s relationship with Czech and Slovak members. In his current role, the Czech Republic and Slovakia become one of the most innovative markets leading contactless cards usage in Europe. Together with local banks, both markets launched NFC mobile payments as early as 2012 as well as being pioneers of HCE mobile payment from 2014.

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January 19, 2016

In the lead, yet still catching up

A contradiction? Not really.

In card payments, the Czech Republic is a country of contrasts. On the one hand, we set an example in innovation and, in many respects, show others the way (especially in the use of contactless technologies and mobile payments).

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