MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EPSG, a trailblazer in the payments industry, welcomes Demi Baird to its executive team as the Senior Vice President (SVP) of Risk and Underwriting. Baird brings a wealth of experience, a rich history of leadership, and a depth of knowledge in risk management, operational risk, internal audit, and merchant card processing.
Before joining EPSG, Baird held a prestigious position as Vice President & Merchant Services Risk Officer at Esquire Bank, where he successfully bolstered risk management compliance. Throughout his notable career, Baird has proven his strategic proficiency and operational excellence across several reputable organizations, including North American Bancard and J.P. Morgan, among others.
“Demi brings a wealth of knowledge in risk and underwriting from his tenure with top-tier organizations. His expertise will be invaluable as EPSG expands its reach and enhances its app processing and risk management capabilities. Demi’s leadership is just what we need at this juncture. Delighted to have you on board, Demi!” said Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer Jim Czekner.
Speaking about his new venture at EPSG, Baird enthused, "The allure of this role is the opportunity to amalgamate my expertise from various sectors and create something monumental. I'm driven by the vision of one day looking back with pride at the legacy we've built at EPSG.”
On a personal note, Baird is a family man who enjoys traveling. Having adopted twins, his family is the cornerstone of his life. With roots tracing back to Greece and a penchant for exploring destinations like Italy, Switzerland, and Austria, his journey is as vibrant personally as it is professionally.
EPSG believes that Baird’s robust experience and strategic vision will be paramount in continuing to elevate the company’s standards, ensuring optimal performance, customer satisfaction, and steadfast growth.
EPSG is a trusted leader in payment processing and merchant services, bringing together decades of expertise and experience. Guided by integrity, transparency, and commitment, we excel at seamlessly integrating cutting-edge transaction technologies into a user-friendly platform. With a comprehensive range of end-to-end payment solutions, we are dedicated to fostering the growth and success of our partners and merchants.