The UK Executive Team comprises of:
Managing Director - Payzone UK
Gary Jennison joined Payzone UK as Managing Director in March 2011. He has spent over 30 years developing his expertise in the financial sector in prominent marketing, sales and directorial roles.
With a focus on restructuring and increasing profits, Gary has successfully led the turnaround of a number of high profile businesses. In 2006 Gary was made Chief Executive at Secure Trust Bank, a retail bank which under his direction saw PBT improve by 240% from £3.4million in 2006 to £11m in 2009.
Prior to this, in 2002, Gary joined Barclays Bank as Sales Director for Medium Business and Agriculture, before rising to Managing Director of the UK Branch Network in 2004, where he oversaw over 2000 banks and 21,000 employees.
Other roles include Managing Director, B2B division, at Lex Vehicle Leasing from 2000 to 2002, Sales and Marketing Director for Europe at GE Capital Auto Financial Services Europe from 1998 to 1999, Sales Marketing Director at Hitachi Credit (UK) PLC from 1990 to 1995 and Marketing Manager at Lloyds Bowmaker Ltd from 1978 to 1990.
Finance Director and Chief Operating Officer - Payzone UK
Mary has been with the Group since 2005 covering all areas of Finance/HR and Administration. Prior to this she was UK Retail Finance Director at Alphameric Plc for two years. Furthermore, she worked for Critical Path Inc as SVP Worldwide Sales Finance and spent 14 years with ICL/Fujitsu in various finance roles.
Mary is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.