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PayTech Awards
01 July 2022
Merchant Taylors' HallLondon

Congratulations to all the 2022 PayTech Awards Finalists

PayTech Project Awards Finalists

Best Consumer Cards Initiative

  • PPS and ekko - PPS and ekko
  • Transact Payments and Tymit - Tymit - Tymit Credit Card (https://tymit.com/credit/)
  • Transact Payments and Payac - Payac Current Account (https://payac.ie/products/current-account/)

Best Corporate Cards Initiative

  • Pleo and Enfuce - Card as a Service
  • Citi Commercial Card and Boost Payment Solutions - Boost Intercept- Global Expansion
  • Transact Payments and Moss - Moss Corporate Credit Card (https://en.getmoss.com/corporate-credit-card)

Best Corporate Payments Initiative

  • ICC (Israel Credit Cards) Ltd. ("Cal") - Custodia Inc ("Custodia") - The Hybrid-Card - Personal and Business Spend in a Single Card
  • B4B Payments - Cards for Urgent Expense
  • Payit by NatWest - Payit by NatWest
  • National Australia Bank - National Australia Bank's New Payments Platform Application
  • Citi Commercial Card and Boost Payment Solutions - Boost Intercept- Global Expansion
  • Playter - Playter B2B BNPL
  • Monneo - Monneo: a complete payment ecosystem

Best SME Payments Initiative

  • EedenBull - Q Business
  • Trust Payments - TRU SME
  • Worldline - Merchant Loan
  • KoinWorks - KoinWorks Super Financial App
  • Playter - Playter’s six-month BNPL subscription
  • PPS and Talenom - PPS and Talenom
  • Octane - Octane Prequal
  • Global Payments and GoCrypto - GP tom

Best E-Commerce Initiative

  • AsiaPay - AsiaPay AppPay
  • Avarda & Aiia, a Mastercard company - Pay-by-bank for checkout in the Nordics by Avarda and Aiia
  • Stor - Stor
  • Worldline - Live Shopping solution

Best Mobile Payments Initiative

  • O-CITY - Ivory Coast transport start-up Moja Ride partners with O-CITY by BPC for its next phase of growth in mobility innovation
  • Payit by NatWest - Payit by NatWest
  • Branch, Marqeta, and Uber Freight - Uber Freight Partners with Branch and Marqeta to Offer Faster Payments and Fuel Rewards for Carriers
  • Tink & Wealthify - Payment Initiation
  • BigPay - BigPay e-wallet and mobile app

Best PayTech Partnership

  • ICC (Israel Credit Cards) Ltd. ("Cal") - Custodia Inc ("Custodia") - The Hybrid-Card - Personal and Business Spend in a Single Card
  • Form3 and Barclays - Form3 and Barclays: European Scheme Participation Payments Solution
  • Guestline & Trust Payments - Guestline & Trust Payments
  • Moneyhub - Introducing Open Banking payments in Samsung Kiosks
  • Lead Bank - Finzly - Point Chain partnership - Meaningful ethos-based payment partnerships for the connected economy
  • CellPoint Digital - CellPoint Digital (CPD) transforming payments for one of the world’s oldest airlines
  • Clear Junction - Partnership programme
  • Tink & Kivra - Tink & Kivra partnership

Best Benefits/Loyalty Initiative

  • InComm Healthcare - Dual Network Benefit Card
  • Radar Payments - Tippay by Radar Payments
  • PayBox - PayBox - A story of transformation: Expanding from a payments app into a true digital wallet

Best Use of Security/Anti-Fraud Solution in Payments

  • Banking Circle - Banking Circle: AI-driven transaction monitoring
  • Fraugster - Fighting online travel fraud in unprecedented times with a unique AI model - Iberostar Case Study
  • Pay.UK - Confirmation of Payee
  • NatWest & SurePay - Confirmation of Payee
  • TURKIYE IS BANKASI AS - Chargeback - Robotic Process Automation


Best UX/CX in Payments Initiative

  • Worldline - Autonomous Commerce with Self-Checkout
  • Tink - Tink Console
  • PayXpert - Online PIN

Best Contribution to Economic Mobility in Payments

  • Payactiv - Payactiv Livelihood Platform
  • Branch - Branch Card and Wallet
  • Mobility Capital Finance, Inc. [MoCaFi] - Angeleno Connect Program and MoCaFi IRC Card
  • DailyPay - DailyPay
  • Paysafe - Paysafecash
  • Wagestream - Wagestream
  • La Cámara de Compensación Electrónica (CCE) Peru - CCE Peru modernizes electronic payments infrastructure with Mastercard and ACI Worldwide to improve financial inclusion
  • Safal Fasal - Using Fintech to Create an Inclusive Digital Ecosystem for the Farmers of India

Best Green Initiative

  • Mastercard - Mastercard Sustainable Cards Program
  • Novus World Ltd - Impact neobank/Debit card
  • NatWest Group and Cogo - Carbon Footprint Tracker
  • Isbank - Gelecege Orman (meaning Forest Forward)
  • CPI Card Group - Earth Elements Portfolio
  • PPS and ekko - PPS and ekko

PayTech for Good

  • Opus Consulting Solutions Inc. - GiveWorx
  • PayBox - Earning Equality - Promoting equal wages during the 2022 International Women's day
  • Fiserv - Back2Business
  • Give A Little - Give A Little

COVID-19 Response

  • Cashflows - Anytime Settlement
  • TSYS - TSYS Foresight Score powered by Featurespace
  • Blackhawk Network - Payments for Good
  • PPS & Sainsbury's - PPS & Sainsbury's
  • Flywire - Flywire


Best Innovation

  • Central Payments/Central Bank of Kansas City - Open*CP Fintech API Marketplace
  • ICC (Israel Credit Cards) Ltd. ("Cal") - Custodia Inc ("Custodia") - The Hybrid-Card - Personal and Business Spend in a Single Card
  • ProgressSoft Corporation - World’s First Countrywide Fully Electronic Checks
  • Payit by NatWest - Payit by NatWest
  • Worldline - WL Crypto Payments
  • McLEAR - RingPay by McLEAR

Excellence in Tech Awards Finalists

Best Open Banking Solution

  • Token.io - Token.io - An open banking payments platform
  • Crezco - Open banking payments
  • Astra - Astra Automated Bank Transfer API
  • OneBanks Hub - OneBanks Hub
  • Ozone - Ozone Open Finance Hub
  • Sensedia - Cielo Open Banking solutions
  • Yapily - Yapily launches Bulk Payments service with Comma
  • ClearBank and TrueLayer - PayDirect
  • Moneyhub - Introducing Open Banking payments in Samsung Kiosks
  • Tink & Kivra - Simplifying payments for millions of people
  • Weavr.io - Plug-and-Play Finance
  • Salt Edge - Salt Edge’s Open Banking Gateway

Best Real-Time Payments Solution

  • Tietoevry - Instant Payments System Modernization in Kenya
  • Payrailz - Payrailz Digital Payments Hub
  • Plaid - Plaid’s Payment Initiation Service (PIS), an API for real-time payments via Open Banking
  • Form3 - Faster Payments Service (FPS)
  • Icon Solutions - Icon Solutions and BNP Paribas – transforming real-time payments
  • Sensedia - Elo QR Code Hub
  • Vitesse - Vitesse Global Payments Optimisation Solution
  • Very Good Security (VGS) - VGS Payment Optimization
  • Infosys Finacle - Finacle Payments Suite
  • HPS - PowerCARD

Best Real-Time Payment Solution for Business

  • Crezco - Instant open banking payments
  • Modulr - Direct access to Faster Payments and Bacs
  • OpenPayd - Openpayd's Global Payments and BaaS Platform
  • Modern Treasury - Modern Treasury Real Time Payments (RTP) Platform
  • VisionLabs - LUNA POS Terminal
  • Eligma d.o.o. - GoCrypto
  • myPOS - myPOS: Instant settlement of funds
  • Brighterion, a Mastercard Company - AI for Acquiring Fraud

Best Cross-Border Payments Solution

  • TreviPay & Digital River - TreviPay Drives Growth for Digital River Through B2B Commerce Innovations
  • PayU - The PayU Hub
  • SWIFT - SWIFT Go
  • ICICI Bank - Cross Border Trade Services
  • Nium - Nium cards issuance-as-a-service
  • Finzly - FX STAR
  • Clear Junction - Cross border payment gateway service
  • Monneo - Monneo card acquiring solution
  • SurePay, SEPAMail.eu and StreamMind - Cross-Border Confirmation of Payee
  • Currencycloud - Currencycloud Spark

Top PayTech Provider

  • UniTeller Financial Services - UniTeller Connect | Remittances as a Service
  • myPOS - myPOS: Cross-border payments
  • PPRO - PPRO´s digital payments infrastructure
  • Banking Circle - Banking Circle
  • Vitesse - Vitesse Global Payments Optimisation Solution
  • TPAY MOBILE - Transforming Cross-Border Payments in META
  • Paysend - Paysend
  • Finaro (formerly Credorax) - Finaro's cross-border acquiring and payments services
  • Airwallex - Airwallex
  • Flywire - Flywire

Tech of the Future

  • YouLend - YouLend's Revenue-based finance solution
  • Arkose Labs - Arkose Labs Fraud Deterrence Platform
  • Kani Payments - Kani Payments – Tech of the Future
  • ID-Pal - ID-Pal
  • Ekata - Ekata Identity Engine
  • Vesta Corporation - Payment Guarantee
  • Cardstream - Cardstream’s pioneering OPN®
  • smartKYC - smartKYC
  • GoCardless - Success+
  • ACI Worldwide - Network Intelligence with ACI Fraud Management

Best Cloud Payments Solution

  • MOCA Financial - MOCA’s Digital-First Card-Based Payment Platform
  • Gr4vy - Gr4vy Cloud-Native Payment Orchestration Platform
  • Radar Payments - Radar Payments – white label excellence in the cloud
  • Form3 - Cloud-native, real-time payment business-to-business technology provider
  • Volante Technologies - Cloud Payments Solution
  • Banking Circle - Banking Circle’s full migration to the cloud
  • EBizCharge - EBizCharge Cloud
  • Tink - Tink’s Payment Initiation
  • Corefy - Payment orchestration platform
  • Qolo - Cloud Payment Solutions
  • ACI Worldwide - Fast Start Acquiring with ACI Fraud Management
  • Aliaswire, Inc. - DirectBiller

Leadership Awards Finalists

Woman in PayTech

  • Jolanda Schekermans, Head of Product - Europe, Form3
  • Sarit Beck Barkai, Chief Revenue Officer, PayBox
  • Livia Benisty, Global Head of Business AML, Banking Circle
  • Alina Ciocan, Head of Finance, Kani Payments
  • Keshvi Radia, Head of Product, Payments, Allica Bank
  • Melissa Hentschel, Chief Delivery Officer, Onbe
  • Martina King, CEO, Featurespace
  • Sylvia Mensdorff-Pouilly, VP, European banking Solutions, FIS
  • Ugne Buraciene, Group CEO, payabl.
  • Barbarba Cousins, Chief Information Security Officer, Flywire

PayTech Leadership

  • Nancy Langer, CEO, Transact Campus
  • Will, Marwick, CEO, IFX Payments
  • T M Praveen, President & CEO, Opus Consulting Solutions Inc.
  • Monica Eaton-Cardone, COO and Co-Founder, Chargebacks 911, FI911
  • Anders la Cour, CEO, Banking Circle Group
  • Chris Michael, Co-founder and CEO, Ozone
  • Dave Tonge, CTO, Moneyhub
  • Helena Mao, VP of Global Product Strategy, Blackhawk Network
  • Alexander Holmes, Chairman and CEO, MoneyGram International, Inc.

Rising PayTech Star

  • Kat Cloud, UK Policy Lead, Plaid
  • David Lais, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, ecolytiq GmbH
  • Keshvi Radia, Head of Product, Payments, Allica Bank
  • Tom Pope, Head of Payments and Platforms, Tink
  • Dejan Roljić, CEO, Eligma d.o.o.

PayTech Team of the Year

  • BHMI and Payshop - Implementation of Concourse for Payshop’s Unified Payments Back-Office Solution
  • Banking Circle - Banking Circle’s Engineering team
  • Cardstream - Cardstream Staff Team
  • payabl. - Team payabl.
  • J.P. Morgan - Payments Are Eating The World
  • 3S Money - 3S Money Growth in the Business Bank Challenger Space