Hypercom Corporation (NYSE: HYC) today announced the appointment of William Rossiter as Vice President of Marketing.
Mr. Rossiter will be principally responsible for the deployment of the Company's mobile payment technology. He reports to Philippe Tartavull, Chief Executive Officer and President.
"With this appointment we ramp up our capabilities and strengthen our competitive positioning in mobile payments," said Mr. Tartavull. "Will is a dynamic and experienced executive with a keen understanding of the mobile and wireless markets and what it takes to win business, build market share and strengthen our global footprint."
Mr. Rossiter brings to Hypercom nearly a decade of marketing, sales, business development expertise in electronic transactions, mobile payments and consumer electronics. He served for six years with Oberthur Card Systems in positions including Vice President, Wireless Sales & Marketing; Director, Wireless Business Development; National Accounts Manager, and Financial Analyst. He joins Hypercom from the brand strategy consulting firm Bassett & Partners. In his prior roles, he has worked with globally-respected high-tech companies such as Microsoft and Dell, and leading wireless carriers including AT&T, T-Mobile, Telcel and Telefonica. Mr. Rossiter holds a master's in Business Administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and a bachelor's in English and Economics from Santa Clara University.