TSYS Europe has appointed Julius Schauerhuber, a veteran of the European payments industry, as Director of Business Expansion for Austria and Central Eastern Europe. He will be based in Vienna, Austria.
During his 30-year career, Mr. Schauerhuber has held several top-level management positions for companies in Austria, most recently serving as managing director of Qualysoft Austria, a software development and business process management specialist in Central Europe.
"TSYS has long maintained that European expansion is a strategic priority in the overall growth of our company. Mr. Schauerhuber's role demonstrates our commitment to this strategy, and to our desire to expand into the Eastern European region," says Kelley Knutson, group executive of global services for TSYS. "Mr. Schauerhuber brings valuable experience in this region, and he understands the emphasis we place on developing meaningful, long-term client relationships in our business."
Key points in the career of Mr. Schauerhuber include Managing Director, First Data Austria [FDI] (formerly APSS); SVP of Organisation & IT, Raiffeisen Zentralbank Austria; and Managing Director, Raiffeisen Informatics Service Abroad.
A native Austrian, Mr. Schauerhuber resides in Vienna. He has studied economics, mechanical engineering and aeromechanics. Mr. Schauerhuber has an established network in the pan-European IT, financial and payments industries.