QRails, Inc. a financial technology company offering sophisticated processing services and other solutions to banks, credit unions, and the digital payments industry today announced that Melanie Barker, COO-CTO of Catalyst Card Company will be joining QRails as Chief Operating Officer and member of QRails executive team, reporting to President/CEO Naseer Nasim.
Melanie will have oversight of the Operations including product development and IT/Cloud infrastructure in the US and Europe. In her role, Melanie will be working collaboratively with QRails clients and strategic partners to deliver differentiating services and solutions building on QRails newest, cloud enabled payments platform.
Melanie joins QRails with more than 20 years card payments and Fintech experience. As COO and CTO of Catalyst Card Company, she enabled next generation EMV personalization technology for chip application programming. Prior to joining Catalyst Card Company, she was COO of The Members Group offering credit, debit, and prepaid processing functions for financial institutions in the US, and before that Vice President of Consumer Credit Card Business at UMB Bank and Vice President of Home Lending at JPMorgan Chase.
“Melanie is a decisive and results-oriented payments expert with an outstanding track record of leading and managing all product, operational and marketing activities.” said Naseer Nasim, Chief Executive Officer of QRails. “The payments industry is at the forefront of the fintech revolution, and as we work to broaden our solutions, strengthen and grow our presence in key markets, Melanie’s experience and leadership will be invaluable both in developing high performing teams and in establishing and delivering a differentiated product experience across enterprise that drives value for our shareholders, clients, and partners.”
“QRails recent success in the US and UK is a testament to their disruptive technology and the culture of excellence. I am thrilled to join QRails at this exciting time.” Said Melanie. “I hope to be a key contributor in QRails’ continued success, I am looking forward to working with our team, clients and partners to sharpen our strategic focus and deliver differentiating solutions and services”