Driss Belemlih
Driss Belemlih

Driss Belemlih

VP, Prepaid Product Head for MEA, MasterCard


Driss Belemlih is the vice president of Prepaid Product Development in the Middle East and Africa for MasterCard. Based in Dubai, Mr. Belemlih is leading the prepaid product team and driving the MasterCard’s New Consumers Strategy, identifying key product vertical opportunities, as well as developing innovative and differentiated MasterCard prepaid products across Middle East and Africa.

Mr. Belemlih has held various positions during his tenure at MasterCard, ranging from customer delivery in the Middle East and North Africa to franchise development across South Asia, Middle East and Africa. He has also been responsible for delivering on strategy and involved in customer certifications, project management, rules and compliance and risk management. With more than 14 years of cards industry experience, he has extensive knowledge of transaction processing, cards industry rules and compliance, program, product and project management, product innovation, and budget management.

Mr. Belemlih is fluent in French and English, and has a good understanding of Arabic. He holds a Bachelor degree in Finance from the University of Florida, U.S.A.