Network International appoints group chief business transformation and technology officer
Dubai-based Network International, a digital commerce enabler operating across Middle East and Africa, has appointed Sandeep Chouhan as group chief business transformation and technology officer.
In his new role, Chouhan will be tasked with Network’s group-wide strategic transformation to accelerate business growth, operational efficiency and innovation in processing and acquiring products, as well as reducing time-to-market for banks, merchants and fintechs.
Prior to joining Network, Chouhan most recently served as group chief operating officer (COO) at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB). With over three decades of experience working in consumer banking and payments, Chouhan has held various roles at Citi, Discover Card, Barclays, Mashreq and CBQ over the years.
“Sandeep’s experience as a transformation and technology expert of leading financial institutions and payments businesses will ensure that we accelerate product innovation and time-to-market for our customers, enabling them to achieve their goals,” says Nandan Mer, group CEO of Network International.
Founded in 1994, Network International helps simplify commerce and payments for businesses in the MEA region.
It claims to operate in more than 50 countries, serving over 140,000 merchants and 200 financial institutions and fintech customers, and managing over 16 million customer credentials.