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Paysafe’s Kelby Berg named one of the Electronic Transaction Association’s ‘Forty Under 40'

Mar 21, 2018

Irvine, 21 March 2018 – Paysafe, a leading global payments provider, is happy to announce that Kelby Berg, Vice President of U.S. Operations for the Payment Processing division was selected from a highly-competitive pool of industry leaders to be part of the Electronic Transactions Association’s (ETA) first-ever ‘Forty Under 40’.

ETA’s ‘Forty Under 40’ recognizes leaders who are at the intersection of payments and technology. The ‘Forty Under 40’ are influencers in the payments ecosystem who are advancing the future of commerce and powering the economy through secure, reliable and rewarding experiences for merchants and consumers.

With over 10 years of experience dedicated to the payments industry, Kelby Berg is one of the top experts in Operations for the payments industry. Her focus at Paysafe is on leading the U.S. Operations team to ensure an efficient customer lifecycle from application intake to deployment and account management. In her role, she was recognized by Paysafe as a consummate professional dedicated to perfecting processes and procedures to improve service levels as well as client engagement and satisfaction. Paysafe remarked how she has transformed operational processes and procedures, increasing the efficiency of the intake process by providing an additional layer of comfort when submitting applications. Her presence has ignited interest in the market to provide Paysafe with greater opportunities. Under her leadership, Paysafe signed numerous deals from new agents and partners.

“I am flattered to be chosen by the Electronic Transactions Association as a ‘Forty Under 40’ honoree,” said Kelby. “I love what I do and I strive to act as a positive change agent in and out of the workplace. It’s the passion for the business that inspires me and I hope to spread that passion and continue to inspire others along the way.”

Commenting on the industry accolade, Joseph Daly, Chief Operating Officer for North America Payment Processing at Paysafe stated: “As a global service provider, Paysafe relies on its leaders to inspire and motivate others to be hardworking and successful at what they do and Kelby fulfils all our core values as an employee and is a highly-accomplished leader of operations. Her results, innovative approach, and passion for operations excellence are outstanding and worth being recognized. She is truly deserving of this honor, which reflects her ability to help shape and diversify the payments landscape.   

Kelby will be honored during the reception before the Visa President’s Dinner & Star Awards Gala at TRANSACT in April. The Electronic Transaction Association’s ‘Forty Under 40’ list can be viewed online here.


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About Paysafe


Paysafe is a leading global provider of end-to-end payment solutions. Our core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through our industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallets and online cash solutions. Delivered through an integrated platform, our solutions are geared towards mobile-initiated transactions, real-time analytics and the convergence between bricks-and-mortar and online payments. With over 20 years of online payment experience, a combined transactional volume of US$48 billion in 2016 and over 2,600 staff located in 12 global locations, Paysafe connects businesses and consumers across 200 payment types in over 40 currencies around the world. For more information, visit:

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