Tania Platt is the Vice President, UK Client and Partner Management within the Global Merchant & Network Services Division. In this role she is responsible for managing American Express’ partnerships with its large and strategic merchants. In addition her team are responsible the acquisition of small merchants via key partners within the UK.
Tania joined American Express in 2014 as Vice President - UK Acquisition, and led her team to successfully win over some of our largest merchant holdouts, increase acceptance in defined merchant verticals, and grow our share of B2B payments.
Tania was previously at MasterCard in their Payment Gateway Services division for five years where she was responsible for the Sales and Relationship management teams. This encompassed growing existing business and bringing on new merchants.
Prior to joining MasterCard, Tania held a number of senior international business development positions in the Telecommunications industry. This included twelve years at Cable & Wireless where she had several roles increasing their business with partners globally.
She lives in London with her husband, two sons and their dog. Outside of work she enjoys going to the cinema, travelling, keeping fit and dining in London’s many great restaurants.