Clients and Case Studies

Case Studies

Savantor's success in delivering high-quality payment related services to our clients is best demonstrated by our clients' reactions. Here is a selection of the projects where Savantor has helped a wide range of major players in the payments arena:

Specialist Resourcing

Elisa - NFC Product Launch

Elisa, a leading Nordic mobile network operator, uses Savantor's expertise in advanced payment technologies to diversify into new markets

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Nordea - Complex Cards Business Transformation

Nordea uses Savantor’s industry practitioners to help ensure success in the critical selection/mobilisation phase

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ICE - Testing - EMV Card Launch

Savantor's test team delivers added value to EMV card launch project

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permanent tsb – Collections System Design and Development

Focused development of a real-time, customer based multi-product collections system

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Major Global Bank – Global Product Delivery

Major Bank used Savantor’s project management skills coupled with in-depth industry expertise to successfully implement global programme enhancements

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Payments Strategy

OP Pohjola – Acquirer Strategy

OP-Pohjola Group, the leading financial services group in Finland, use Savantor’s industry expertise to guide their strategic positioning within a changing acquiring market

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Rabobank – Acquiring market insight and strategy review

Rabobank uses Savantor’s industry expertise to deliver an executive briefing on the European Acquiring market

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Cancer Research UK – New Product Development and Deployment

Cancer Research UK used Savantor’s specialist payments innovation expertise to ensure success for a new service

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PrimeLine - Card Launch

Savantor's card operations specialists facilitate PrimeLine's Visa credit card launch

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Major UK bank - Contactless

Savantor support major bank in first UK contactless card launch

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Platform Selection and Transition

WiZink - Complex Cards Business Transformation

WiZink, a bank that specialises in credit cards & simple savings solutions, use Savantor’s migration, technical and business specialists to help ensure successful cards transformation

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Rabobank – Payments Strategy

Rabobank uses Savantor’s industry expertise to develop their card platform strategy and transition plan options

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ABN AMRO - Migration

Savantor's Migration Services team manage the ABN AMRO card migration to TSYS

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Permanent tsb – Card processing portfolio migration

Effective ptsb/Savantor/TSYS teamwork delivers smooth migration and operating model transformation

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Citi – Card processing platform migration

Savantor’s migration specialists play major roles in the “award winning” conversion of Citi’s commercial cards

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Major European Bank - Migration

Savantor's conversion expertise helps major bank migrate their European card portfolio to TSYS

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Monnet – Pan-European RFP Study: European Scheme

Savantor's conversion expertise helps major bank migrate their European card portfolio to TSYS

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Operational Efficiency

Point – Credit Risk review for a new product launch

Point uses Savantor’s industry expertise to assess risk management issues and identify mitigation strategies

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Nationwide – Credit Card Interchange Fee Review

Improvements and recommendations estimated at £250,000 p.a. are identified by Savantor’s experts

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Major UK bank - Interchange Review

Savantor's payment scheme experts provide major bank with cost saving opportunities of c€200,000

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Major bank - Process Improvement

Savantor's authorisation process expertise identifies additional revenues of c€21m over 5years

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ABN AMRO - Risk

Savantor's Subject Matter Experts help integrate the ABN AMRO Card

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Major UK bank - Process Improvement

Savantor's process improvement experts provide tangible ongoing saving opportunities of c€800,000

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European Bank – Fraud System Optimisation

Savantor’s fraud control experts provide annual saving opportunities of circa €3m

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Client Quotes

Expert Witness

"After searching extensively for the required industry expert in a complex litigation, Savantor was identified to have the necessary industry knowledge and expertise on a range of complex issues. Savantor provided clear advice and was able to quickly hone in on the key issues, but most importantly, generating pragmatic winnable answers."

Gavin Ingram, General Counsel & VP Strategic Planning - Global Blue - Asia Pacific

Payments Workshop Material

"Savantor helped ACI build a payments onboarding workshop for new technical staff in ACI EMEA. Their extensive experience took our outline and built a great starting presentation of industry facts that we have now customised further into a half day session that is used for all new joiners. Our Americas and APAC regions have also taken the material and customised it for their regions. A great job by Savantor has meant new joiners to ACI hit the ground running."

Richard Sanders, Principal Solution Consultant - ACI - Worldwide EMEA

EMV Migration Planning

"It was a strategic imperative for the bank to be EMV compliant for our payment cards and the experience that Savantor brought to the company has proved to be invaluable."

Eddie Sweeney, Chief Technology Officer - AIB Bank - Ireland

Platform Selection & RFP Management

"OP-Pohjola Group has used Savantor in both acquiring and issuing for platform/service provider research, RFI/RFP processes and subsequent contract negotiations. Savantor's approach and commitment have always been very professional and transparent. They have been of great help for the company in providing us important insights and background information beyond vendors sales speeches."

Kai Lindstrom, Head of Acquiring - OP-Services Ltd - Finland

Payments Platform Strategy and Sourcing

"We were in urgent need of external independent expertise to supplement our internal resources. Senior consultants had to quickly integrate with our team and actively contribute. Their experts quickly forged strong working relationships and delivered to our brief. We enjoyed working with them to develop our future platform strategy."

Evert R Fekkes, SVP - Payment & Savings Services - Rabobank Nederland

Issuer and Acquirer Transformation - Assessment and Mobilisation

"We were in urgent need of external independent expertise to supplement our internal resources. Senior consultants had to quickly integrate with a diverse team from across the bank and actively contribute. I am pleased to say that Savantor was able to deliver on our needs as well as being good people to do business with."

Lars Bostrom, Head of Cards - Nordea - Scandinavia

Acquirer Strategy and Operating Model

"Savantor brought an effective blend of European acquirer market expertise and transaction processing solution design. Their experts quickly forged strong working relationships with our team. We enjoyed working with them to create our future acquirer strategy."

Mikko Hyttinen, SVP - Lending Services - OP-Pohjola Group - Finland

Acquiring market insight and strategy review

"Savantor brought an independent perspective and valuable insight that enabled Rabobank to ratify options for delivery and future growth and make informed business decisions in support of our target business model. Having used Savantor on a number of strategic projects, we have no hesitation in recommending their services to others."

Evert R Fekkes, SVP Payment & Savings Services - Rabobank - Nederland

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