Metrics Global Announces Payment Technology Expert Michael Cottrell as New President

LAS VEGAS--()--Metrics Global Inc. announces that Michael Cottrell is joining the fast-growing global fintech company as President effective June 7, 2021. He is responsible for the company's technology development, day-to-day operations, and the delivery of our market-leading business solutions.

Mike has more than 25 years of experience in the payments industry with a special talent and passion for fintech processing systems and platforms. Mike's extensive knowledge and singular perspective have made him a respected leader and sought-after speaker within the payments industry.

Metrics Global Founder and CEO Wendy Yurgo-Kinney says, “Mike is someone we have respected and admired and have had opportunities to collaborate with in the past. Having him lead the development and delivery of our payment technology solutions together with daily operations is an incredible honor.”

Metrics Global has a long track record of aggressively developing technology and payment solutions to anticipate the needs of their clients and the ever-evolving payments space.

“Wendy and I have talked for years about finding the right time to work together. This is the right time. I’m excited to focus on scaling Metrics Global's exceptional operations, technology, and business services,” says Mike Cottrell.

Mike previously served as the Vice President of Product at Global Payments, and before the merger of TSYS and Global Payments, he served as President of ProPay (a TSYS company). Mike previously served as Senior VP Global Sales at ProPay where along with supporting the Direct Sales Industry, he led efforts to bring ProPay’s payment facilitator offering to market. Prior to ProPay, he was Chief Business Development Officer for TriSource Solutions, an ISO and clearing processor. He also served as Senior Vice President of Market Strategies for Vital Processing Services where he led strategic relationships with the card brands, technology partners, and the product organization.

Cottrell adds, "The Metrics Global technology platform, coupled with the relentless focus on consultative customer service were key factors in my decision to join Metrics Global. I am honored to join the team and look forward to engaging with our clients and further growing a world-class organization.”

Metrics Global has continued to make significant development in its technology and client solutions architecture, launching a best-in-breed unified global commerce and payments platform.

Yurgo-Kinney concludes, “Mike is uniquely talented having vast tech and product knowledge and he is an admired leader in the payments industry while known as a mentor to many. Mike is brilliant yet humble, I am ecstatic we can finally create together.”

About Metrics Global:

Metrics Global is a leading fintech and payments company with a long-established record of solving problems for merchants worldwide. Our unified commerce & payments platform connects merchants and strategic partners to a global marketplace, enabling their international expansion strategy and fueling their exponential growth.

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Fintech Metrics Global announces payment technology expert Michael Cottrell as new President.

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