Sentenial, specialist provider of SEPA (Single Euro Payment Area) payment solutions, announce the appointment of former European Union Commissioner Mr. Charlie McCreevy to its board of directors.
Mr. McCreevy's in-depth knowledge of the European banking and the regulatory environment will considerably strengthen Sentenial's board. As European Commissioner for the Internal Market and Services between 2004-2010, Mr. McCreevy played a pivotal role driving the SEPA project through its formative years while setting the foundations for the current and final phase of the implementations of SEPA Direct Debit and SEPA Credit Transfer.
Sean Fitzgerald, CEO Sentenial commented, "I am delighted to welcome Mr. McCreevy to the board. His broad and detailed knowledge of European banking and SEPA is of immense benefit to Sentenial. As a great proponent of the European project, Mr. McCreevy see's payments as a foundation stone upon which greater economic integration can develop, facilitating trade and stimulating growth. In joining the Sentenial board Mr. McCreevy can continue his work towards this vision by contributing to the continuing expansion of the products and services provided by Sentenial to Banks and Corporates facilitating the migration to SEPA"