SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobilis Networks Limited, a Software as a Service company announces the appointment of Mark Biestman as the President of Mobilis Networks Americas, headquartered in San Francisco. Delivering mobile payments and commerce solutions, Mobilis has appointed Mark to drive the company's continued growth across the Americas. Mark is responsible for developing the region's corporate strategy, managing the company's sales and strategic relationships, and strengthening alignment and coordination with the company's global brand initiatives, operations and licensing. "Mobilis' solutions are transforming mobile banking and payments with a differentiated solution that will revolutionise how money is used around the world," said Christopher Jones, Founder and President of Mobilis Networks. "As a seasoned industry expert Mark will strengthen key relationships across the Americas and work closely with our strategic shareholder VeriFone Systems Inc.," he added.
"Mobilis is an exceptional company with an exciting future in the growing mobile payments industry," said Mark. "I am excited to have the opportunity to further drive the next chapter for the company in the Americas and globally."
Mark brings more than three decades of senior leadership roles in publicly held and private companies at the cutting edge of the information technology industry including IBM, Oracle, Tandem, Netscape, Rearden Commerce, Real Clear Technologies, SEVEN Networks, and Commerce One, among others. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and is a graduate of Stanford University's Graduate School of Business Executive Program. He serves generously on corporate and university boards.
About Mobilis Networks Limited (www.mobilis.com)
Mobilis Networks is a Software as a Service company providing an end to end solution for mobile banking, payments and money across the developing and emerging markets enabling customers to pay, buy, bank and remit money with a mobile device at the point of sale.
Mobilis technologies bridge the gap between mobile wallet and payment solutions and the point of sale, thereby enabling banks, financial service providers ("FSPs"), mobile network operators ("MNOs") and existing payment technology providers to connect with their customers anywhere in the world, at anytime.
About VeriFone Systems, Inc. (www.verifone.com)
VeriFone Systems, Inc. ("VeriFone")NYSE:PAY is the global leader in secure electronic payment solutions. VeriFone provides expertise, solutions and services that add value to the point of sale with merchant-operated, consumer-facing and self-service payment systems for the financial, retail, hospitality, petroleum, government and healthcare vertical markets. VeriFone solutions are designed to meet the needs of merchants, processors and acquirers in developed and emerging economies worldwide.
SOURCE Mobilis Networks Limited