Brings a track record of mobile payments operations and process excellence to the ROAM mobile commerce platform
BOSTON, April 9, 2013 – ROAM, an Ingenico company and the leading mobile commerce platform provider announced today the appointment of Scott Goldthwaite as senior vice president of operations. In this role, Scott will assure that the firm’s operations and business processes are aligned with the rapidly evolving needs of its customers as they deploy mobile point of sale solutions. This includes the management of ROAM’s Help Desk, IT, Data Center Operations, Payment Gateway and Quality Assurance functions.
“Scott’s extensive experience in operations, business process optimization and international deployments will allow us to field teams who can help our customers effectively and efficiently use the ROAM platform to meet their business and sales objectives”, said Ken Paull, CEO of ROAM.
Recently, Scott Goldthwaite served as a senior member of the leadership team at Planet Payment where he was responsible for directing the product management and marketing efforts to drive Planet Payments business globally. Prior to Planet Payment, Goldthwaite was Vice President, Mobile Business Development at Hypercom (acquired by VeriFone) where he was responsible for business development and marketing of Hypercom’s integrated payment solutions and mobile POS terminal solutions.
Scott has authored several patents in the field of mobile payments and holds a B.S. degree in Commerce and Engineering from Drexel University and a Master of Business Administration from Northeastern University.
ROAM™, an Ingenico company, helps merchants get to market quickly with secure, cost effective and powerful mobile point of sale solutions, regardless of the technology environment. ROAM’s “powered by” mCommerce platform provides the hardware peripherals, applications, tools and services enabling companies worldwide to realize the benefits of using mobile to reinvent their interactions with their customers and to create new business efficiencies. Founded in 2005, ROAM is a pioneer in the mobile POS space, having produced and distributed the industry’s first secure mobile card reader and today powers mobile point of sale solutions for many of the leading companies in this market, globally. For more information, visit www.roamdata.com.