Visa Announces Senior Leadership Changes in Asia Pacific
(8 February 2023 – Asia) Digital payments platform Visa has announced two senior leadership changes in the Asia Pacific region, Chris Clark has been elevated from Regional President to Chairman, Asia Pacific, and Stephen Karpin named as his successor as Regional President, Asia Pacific.
Both changes are effective 1 April 2023.
Clark served as the APAC regional president for 10 years. In his new role, he is expected to support regional and global initiatives, which include making strategic engagements with government and industry stakeholders and driving the card payments company’s market expansion strategy.
As Regional President, Karpin will be responsible for the full business operations, client management and go-to-market plans for the region, based in Visa’s Regional Headquarters in Singapore.
“Over the last ten years as Regional President for Visa Asia Pacific, I have been committed to expanding the reach of electronic payments and growing our business by forging strong client and partner relationships, driving digital innovation in the regional payments ecosystem and building new partnerships with established and start-up fintechs, all supported by an amazing team of great payments professionals,” said newly appointed Visa Chairman of Asia Pacific, Chris Clark.