TSYS appoints James Accordino president of prepaid unit
27 June 2006 | 2137 views | 0
James Accordino, a 21-year veteran of TSYS and the payments industry, has been named president of TSYS Prepaid, Inc., effective immediately.
Mr. Accordino is responsible for the entire prepaid enterprise, including client relations, operations, product development and implementation, sales and marketing. He will report to Andrew Marks, group executive for affiliate operations at TSYS.
"Jim's skills in managing large-scale business operations, business development and major client relationships makes him a great complement to the leadership team of TSYS Prepaid," Mr. Marks says. "Based on his tenure at TSYS and his payments experience, Jim is well-equipped to lead the prepaid team in achieving our goals for this important business segment."
Mr. Accordino currently oversees issuer support for TSYS Managed Services, the servicing division of TSYS that provides call-center, risk and operations support to clients of TSYS. He joined the TSYS Managed Services team in 1999 as director of sales. Mr. Accordino's previous roles with TSYS have included research and development, client relations, sales and total quality management.
Mr. Accordino, a native of New York, earned his bachelor's degree from Manhattan College.