Payments Strategy

Payments Strategy

Benefit from extensive practical experience

Sound strategy provides the basis for a successful business; fundamental to the success of any major initiative is a robust strategy on which to base the subsequent programme activities. Let Savantor’s experts, with their breadth of industry knowledge and specialist payments experience, assist you in developing your business strategy to provide the essential foundation on which to build and grow your company’s success.

Our specialists have worked with many UK and European clients across all areas of the payments business to assist them formulate and mould their business strategy, enabling them to benefit from our valuable market insight and experience.

Contact Savantor for guidance on or hands-on experience in

  • Future of Payments
  • Strategic Vision
  • Total Cost of Ownership
  • Business Case Development
  • Retain or Divest
  • Target Commercial Model
  • Architectural Framework
  • Harnessing EMV
  • Processing Strategies
  • Target Operating Model
  • Sourcing Alternatives
  • Industry/Market Research

We can guide and support your assessment of business goals/opportunities and provide additional focus to derive the optimum strategy for achieving your objectives.

Our experience in strategy development includes:

  • Market research and assessment across most European countries to assess organisational change and business development opportunities
  • Review and validation of business strategy
  • Review and validation of technical strategy
  • Undertaking processor capability assessments
  • Business and technical feasibility studies to assess solution options
  • Assessment of new product initiatives
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Client Quotes

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

New Payments Initiative

"In moving our new initiative into reality, we required specialist payments knowledge and forward thinking in the retail sector. Savantor supplied this and provided very effective guidance throughout. We enjoyed working with them."

Sophie High, Head of Innovation Delivery - Cancer Research UK

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

Credit Card Launch

"Savantor's knowledge and experience were the key differentiators in selecting them and they contributed greatly to the success of the product launch and the effectiveness of the ongoing operational service."

Toine Schepers, Operations Director - Primeline - The Netherlands

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

Market Insights

"Savantor did a good job in helping us understand the dynamics of a key growth area for Trionis. Savantor's ability to listen and their degree of commitment have always impressed me. They have been of great help in providing us important market insights and I would not hesitate to work with them again in future."

Ernst Verbeek, Managing Director - Trionis - Belgium

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

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