Bank of America Merchant Services and Vantiv alumnus, Mark A. Bishopp named CEO of Amaryllis

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amaryllis, a global leader in the complex world of payments between buyers and sellers, today announced that the company has hired Mark A. Bishopp as its new Chief Executive Officer. A payments industry veteran, Mark will be responsible for leading Amaryllis’ go to market strategy and global expansion plans.

Mark joins Amaryllis from Bank of America Merchant Services where he was an SVP holding the title of Aggregation-ISO Program Director. In this role, Mark had senior management responsibility for all aspects of global eCommerce performance while also managing a team of 3rd party payment model experts responsible for driving significant revenue growth in the marketplace and payment facilitation space. He has served in multiple senior executive roles prior to Bank of America Merchant Services, including: SVP Business Development & Direct Partner Sales at Vantiv as well as CIO & SVP of Strategic Relationships at 2Checkout.com. Mark began his career in consulting at PwC and ran his own consulting firm servicing global financial institutions.

“With a vision to simplify the world of complex payments, Amaryllis is helping Financial Institutions, Acquirers and 3rd party payment companies quickly access this high growth sector,” explained Ori Hay, Amaryllis’ Founder. “Mark is a highly accomplished FinTech executive and industry leader in complex payment models. He is the perfect choice to lead Amaryllis as we scale the business.”

Reflecting on his new role, Mark said, “I was introduced to Amaryllis as they were building their platform from the ground up specifically for complex payments models and I knew they were on to something big! I am honored that the founders asked me to come in and significantly grow what I consider to be the model of "what good looks like" in providing solutions to what the 3rd party payment model market is in need of.”

About Amaryllis

With a vision to optimize the complex world of payments between buyers and sellers, Amaryllis has developed a payment engine to support 3rd party omni-channel and platform models. Built from the ground up, our customized and modular solution solves the unique business, risk and compliance needs of Marketplaces, Payment Facilitators, ISOs, ISV/VARs, etc.; providing critical functionality such as: instant boarding, risk alerts, split payments, payout management, reconciliation, and more.

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Source: Amaryllis