Elavon, a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) and a leading global payments provider, announced the promotion of Guy Harris to President of North America - comprised of USA and Canada.
Guy joined Elavon in 2010 as Managing Director of Western, Central and Southern Europe (WCSE) where he successfully drove phenomenal growth in Elavon's WCSE region and led from the front employing a customer-centric approach.
Prior to joining Elavon, Guy was Vice President of Global Sales for Misys, a leading global supplier of IT solutions to the banking industry. While there, he delivered revenue through 5 regional sales heads - Europe, MEA, Americas, Asia and Strategic Accounts, and he transformed the sales team structure to increase productivity throughout the organisation. He brings 25 years of IT sales management experience and a vast knowledge of Retail/Wholesale banking, Trade Services, Payments and Treasury and Capital Markets to the Company.
A lead performer in sales executive, Guy is the recipient of a number of top performance awards, the driver of a number of lucrative sales strategies in Global Sales Organisations and is widely respected as a results driven leader.
"As the payment industry continues to grow, Elavon is committed to our customers," said Guy Harris. "I'm looking forward to leveraging our investments and innovations to deliver customer experiences that strengthen our business relationships and, ultimately, help our customers and partners grow."