Richard Burdett


Setting the future for advanced digital payment solutions

An experienced professional in the field of international card and mobile payments with a strong cross-over between defining the technical standards and implementing successful global business solutions.

  • Over 25 years at the leading edge of retail card payments including Chip and PIN, Contactless and Mobile Digital Payments development and implementation
  • Proven track record developing and implementing Global EMV Chip & PIN solutions including the development of the initial UK Chip and specifications (UKIS) that kicked off EMV in 1995.
  • 10 years as Principle Product Development Manager for MasterCard PayPass™ contactless payment solutions
  • 10 years in retail systems development, including the development of the first supermarket flat-bed bar code scanning solution and the development of retail banking card payment and processing solutions