Nick Mackie

Head of Chip and Contactless for Europe, Visa

Nick Mackie is Head of Chip and Contactless. With many years of experience in the creation and commercialization of value-added technology service solutions, Nick currently runs Visa’s European contactless product team. Nick and his team are responsible for liberating the full potential of the contactless proposition focusing on strategic sector development and delivery of new product offerings.

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Author's Latest Articles

January 08, 2019

Better journeys, every day for everyone: How Visa is improving mobility

Visa is helping change the way we use buses, trains and trams. Learn more about the Visa transit program’s successes during 2018.

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July 06, 2017

The London Transport Revolution

London was the first city of its size and scale to take the one thing its residents and visitors did millions of times a day – travel on public transport – and entirely overhaul the way people pay their fares.

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May 11, 2016

3 (billion) is the magic number for contactless

Last July we celebrated a major milestone for contactless technology: surpassing 1 billion “touch to pay” transactions made in a 12-month period for the first time.

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April 26, 2016

Contactless: The overnight success story 10 years in the making

“In the digital age of ‘overnight success’ stories such as Facebook, the hard slog is easily overlooked.” – James Dyson

Did you know that the word “contactless” was one of the Collins Dictionary’s words of the year last year?

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