Flywire CEO to Speak at Goldman Sachs Financial Technology Conference

BOSTON, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flywire CEO Mike Massaro will be a featured speaker this week at Goldman Sachs’ Sixth Annual Financial Technology Conference. The event takes place on Thursday, September 8 at the Goldman Sachs Conference Center, 200 West Street in New York City. Massaro’s presentation begins at 2:10 pm.

Massaro will address a number of topics during his talk including the growing area of large-ticket, cross-border payments, the emergence of new global demographic segments and some of the key areas the company is eyeing for growth. He’ll also discuss how the company has navigated its entry into highly regulated FX and banking systems like China and India and the dynamics involved in managing a truly global payment and distribution network around the globe.

Some of the other featured companies at the event include Fleetcor, Lending Tree, PayLease, SoFi and Vantiv.

About Flywire

Flywire, formerly peerTransfer, is a leading provider of high-ticket payment solutions, connecting educational and healthcare institutions with consumers on six continents. Introduced five years ago as a way for international students to pay their tuition for studies abroad, Flywire is now welcomed by over 1,000 colleges and universities around the world and hospitals in North America. The company has processed billions in payments from 220 countries and territories, in 70 local currencies. Convenient, fast and secure, Flywire’s scalable platform accepts bank transfers, online banking, and credit and debit cards − providing currency conversion at exchange rates that can offer significant savings when compared to home-market banks and credit card providers. Committed to a great end-to-end customer experience, the company offers multilingual servicing via phone, email, and chat, as well as 24/7 online payment tracking.

Flywire is headquartered in Boston, MA with international operations in London and Manchester, UK; Shanghai, China; Tokyo, Japan; Singapore; and Valencia, Spain. For more information, visit

Media Contact: Tim Walsh for Flywire +1 617-512-1641

Source: Flywire