EVO has grown and expanded globally.

With business activities in 50 markets and 150+ currencies around the world, EVO is among the largest fully integrated merchant acquirers and payment processors in the world. We continue to evaluate possibilities to extend our global footprint.

And partnered with some of the world’s most prominent banks.

20 Offices in 11 Countries

EVO makes secure payment processing a seamless part of doing business worldwide.

130+ Transaction Currencies

Our capabilities extend across multiple channels, currencies, and countries.

Over $100 Billion in Volume

EVO supports the growth of more than 550,000 businesses worldwide.

Leadership committed to building sustainable strategic relationships.

EVO has a proven, world-class management team with a strong track record of value-creating acquisitions. Our executive management team has extensive experience and exceptional execution capabilities around developing new markets and sales distribution channels, consolidating and in-sourcing operations, and leading multi-cultural teams.

Jim Kelly

Chief Executive Officer

Jim is responsible for developing and executing EVO’s strategic growth plan. Prior to joining EVO, Jim served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Global Payments Inc. and held various positions at Alvarez & Marsal, a global professional services firm. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Tom Panther

Tom Panther

Chief Financial Officer

Tom is responsible for the Company’s expanding global financial planning and accounting operations. Prior to joining EVO, Tom worked for over 19 years at SunTrust Banks, Inc. where he served in numerous leadership roles including Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller, Director of Corporate Finance, and Head of Capital Planning & Analysis. Tom Panther also has experience executing transformational initiatives, including M&A integration, business process offshoring, organizational redesign, and large-scale system implementations. He began his career at Arthur Andersen, delivering accounting and advisory services to financial institutions for 9 years. Tom Panther is a certified public accountant and earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond.

Brendan F. Tansill

President, the Americas

Brendan oversees all of EVO's businesses in North and South America. Prior to his current role, Brendan was responsible for EVO’s global mergers and acquisitions activity, corporate strategy, and national sales accounts. Before joining EVO, Brendan was an investment professional at CCMP Capital Advisors. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia and his master’s degree in business administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Darren Wilson

President - International

Darren oversees EVO’s existing European businesses, supporting expansion into new geographies and introducing EVO’s North American capabilities to Europe. Prior to joining EVO, Darren served as Managing Director of Streamline (a WorldPay company) and CEO/President of Global Payments’ Western European business, in addition to holding various positions at HSBC Bank plc. Darren has the Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers degree and has studied at Birmingham and Warwick universities.

Michael L. Reidenbach

Worldwide Chief Information Officer

Michael is responsible for all EVO systems, applications and infrastructure as well as its data security and compliance efforts. Prior to joining EVO, Michael served as Executive Vice President and Worldwide Chief Information Officer of Global Payments Inc. He’s a former U.S. Air Force instructor pilot and aircraft commander. Michael earned an MBA and master’s degrees in finance and computer science at Georgia College. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Katie LaFiandra

Chief Human Resources Officer

Katie is responsible for the global human resources function and guides EVO’s talent strategy to attract, engage and retain the talent that is key to our success. Before joining EVO, Katie has served as the Chief Human Resources Officer in a variety of industries over a 17 year period including mining and minerals, financial services and residential real estate. Katie started her career in the practice of law with Jones Day. She has a bachelor’s degree in history from Southern Methodist University and a J.D. from the University of Virginia.

Steven J. deGroot

Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Steven manages all legal and compliance functions and serves as EVO Corporate Secretary. Steve was a corporate partner at two international law firms, King & Spalding and DLA Piper, prior to joining EVO. He received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame and his Juris Doctorate from Notre Dame Law School.

David Goldman

Executive Vice President, Business Development & Strategy

David oversees all global mergers and acquisitions and guides corporate strategy for EVO. Before joining EVO, David was an investment professional, investing in both public and private markets, most recently at PointState Capital LP and Duquesne Capital Management. He started his career in investment banking in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Morgan Stanley. He received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.
Global Markets
50
Transaction Currencies
130
Find EVO around the globe

Global processing solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.

EVO provides payment solutions around the globe. To get started, use the dropdown to find your region. Or learn more about our company below.

Omni-Channel  Solutions Across All Points of Acceptance

In-Store | Online | Mobile | B2B

Innovative payment acceptance

and value-added

merchant services.

EVO is one of the world’s premier providers of secure, cost-effective, and scalable processing solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.

Merchant Acquiring
Transaction Processing
Integrated Solutions
Gateway Services
POS Terminals
Marketing Services
Automated Boarding
EMV Compliance
Reporting & Analytics
Fraud Prevention
Gift & Loyalty
Merchant Funding
Alternative Payments
Value-added Services
Integrated Global Solutions

At EVO, we make secure payment processing a seamless part of doing business worldwide. From large retailers and financial institutions to the pizza joint around the corner, our people, partners, and products bring payments to life!

Cross-border Payments

EVO simplifies international transacting by expertly navigating its complexities and challenges. We reduce friction, keep down costs, and mitigate risk for our many merchants and partners who rely on us for seamless cross-border payments.

A Great Career Starts Here

Interested in career opportunities with EVO? Join us in shaping the future for a new tomorrow. Check out our U.S. job board for a listing of all current openings or join our talent network.

Company Values

Sound principles and a clear vision of the future

Integrity

Do what’s right, be respectful.

Service

Deliver on the needs of customers, colleagues, and communities.

Teamwork

Collaborate to ignite innovation.

Ownership

Take pride in your work.

Diversity

Embrace the strength of individuality.

A Global Leader in Payments

EVO is scaling new heights in integrated technology innovation and supportive merchant services, as well as leading the ongoing transformation in payments with EMV, integrated payments, mobile wallets, NFC, and secure omni-channel payment solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.

We are united by a singular purpose: to exceed the expectations of our customers, partners, and team members by being the best global payments processing company.