Visa, world’s leader in digital payments has announced the appointment of Kunal Chatterjee as Country Manager for Singapore and Brunei.
Kunal has a strong history with Visa having spent the past 10 years with the company serving in a variety of roles. Most recently he has led Visa’s global account team for Citibank in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Kunal is said by Visa as a proven team leader with an in-depth knowledge of payments and a strong understanding of the Singapore business. He has hands on market experience as a former member of Visa’s Singapore country team where he led the Business Development function for three and a half years.
Kunal Chatterjee, Visa’s Country Manager for Singapore and Brunei said: “I am thrilled to be returning to Visa’s Singapore country team and have the opportunity to lead our operations in the exciting markets of Singapore and Brunei. I am looking forward to growing the talent in our team and working closely with our clients and merchants to introduce new payment innovations that benefit consumers, businesses and the government.”
Mandy Lamb, Visa’s Group Country Manager, Regional Southeast Asia, said: “We are excited to welcome Kunal back to the Singapore country team. With proven management and leadership skills and a strong understanding of the Singapore business, I am confident he will enable us to continue to drive the expansion of electronic payments and help to achieve the country’s Smart Nation objectives.”
Prior to joining Visa, Kunal spent a number of years working in banking and finance in a variety of roles at banks in India and in the consulting domain in Asia Pacific markets.