back Back

Checkout.com establishes new Southern European headquarters

By Megha Bhattacharya

May 27, 2021

  • Checkout
  • Europe
Share

Checkout.com today announced the launch of their Barcelona office to serve as a headquarters for operations across Southern European markets, including Spain, Portugal, Italy and Greece. Checkout.com has a team of more than 1,100 people globally and 20 employees across its Porto and Barcelona offices and expects to double over the next 12 months in the Southern European region.

Antoine Nougué, Head of Europe at Checkout.com, said, “Think global, act local’ is at the heart of our expansion proposition for global enterprises. Our local team across Southern Europe has deep insight and knowledge for those merchants wanting to expand and grow. We’ve witnessed explosive growth across the region, with more merchants investing in their eCommAerce strategies to serve an emerging online market segment.”

Nougué continued, “The localisation of our proposition to the market removes payments as a barrier to scale for fast-growing online businesses, allowing them to unlock more revenue opportunities and serve customers a frictionless checkout experience.”

Recently, Checkout.com was selected by British Home and Living Brand, The Cotswold Company as its new online payment service provider. The integration to Checkout.com will give Cotswold Co.’s customers a range of payment methods. Customers can pay with Google Pay and Apple Pay new payment methods unlocked by Checkout.com, thus offering customers flexibility and convenience, while unlocking additional revenue opportunities for the business.

Florian Jensen, Global Fraud and Payments Director at Glovo, said, “As one of the world’s leading multi-category delivery players, with millions of users across 20 markets worldwide, a localised proposition is imperative to our success. Checkout.com’s global payments routing platform has enabled us to optimise our card processing in existing markets and expand into new territories with speed and ease. Their growth mindset and agile platform make them the perfect payments partner for a global scaling company like Glovo.”

Previous Article

May 27, 2021

5 personal finance advices for new graduates to have the right financial footing

Read More
Next Article

May 27, 2021

BNY Mellon unveils new e-bill solution; embarks digital bill-pay revolution

Read More

Wolters
ISTBML
Mambu
Financial-finergo



Advertise with us



IBSi Prime News

The Weekly Wrap

January 28, 2022

Checkout

The Weekly Wrap: all you need to know by Friday COB | Jan 28th

Read More

IBSi FinTech Journal

  • Most trusted FinTech journal since 1991
  • Digital monthly issue
  • 60+ pages of research, analysis, interviews, opinions, and rankings
  • Global coverage
Subscribe Now

Other Related News

January 28, 2022

Buyhatke launches world’s first card sharing platform

Read More

January 28, 2022

Trust Payments appoints O.B. Rawls IV as a member of its US Advisory Board

Read More

January 28, 2022

Paytm Money introduces India’s first intelligent messenger for investments

Read More

Related Reports

Sales League Table Report 2021

£1,500 / year

Know More
Applications of Artificial Intelligence In Banking 2021

£500

Know More
Global Digital Banking Vendor and Landscape Report Q4 2021

£1,500 / year

Know More
Wealth Management & Private Banking Systems Report Q4 2021

£1,500 / year

Know More
Treasury and Capital Markets Systems Report 2021

£1,500 / year

Know More