Vincent Patru
Vincent Patru

Vincent Patru

Key Account Lead, Emerging Payments, Asia/Pacific


Vincent is the Key Account Lead, Emerging Payments, Asia/Pacific. He is responsible for the expansion and commercialization of the company’s Emerging Payments products and solutions with a key client account in the region.

Previously, Vincent was the head of Commercial Products & Solutions for Asia/Pacific (AP), based in Singapore. In this role, he led the development and commercialization of innovative commercial products and solutions that serve small businesses, mid- and large market organizations and public sector institutions.

Also, Vincent served as head of Emerging Payment Platforms for APMEA where he was responsible for inControl and Chip and Bill Payment. Vincent joined Mastercard in 2006 in the Chip Center of Excellence in Belgium and moved to different roles of increased responsibility within Mastercard Europe.

He started his career at Gemplus UK as a smart card consultant and then spent 9 years in Hitachi managing various chip-related platforms with roles in business development, product marketing management and sales, including experiences in Asia, Europe and the United States. Prior to joining Mastercard, Vincent was the European Head of Marketing for the Mobile & Security Business Group of Hitachi Europe.