LONDON/BERLIN | Skrill, a leading provider of online payment technologies, has appointed Robert Piliar from August 1st, 2014 as Head of Sales for Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH).
'Expanding in the region'
This appointment highlights Skrill’s continued expansion in this region. Robert will be working closely with Skrill’s customers in this region to ensure that their needs are understood and met accordingly. In addition, he will focus on strategic sales planning and management of all sales activities in the German-speaking regions, expanding Skrill’s presence in the region by raising awareness and increasing revenue.
Prior to joining Skrill, Piliar was Head of Key Account Manager at EVO Payments International, an acquirer and payment service provider. Previously, he was Head of Regional Sales at easycash, a payment provider.
Siegfried Heimgaertner, Chief Executive Officer of Skrill, commented, "We are delighted that Robert is bringing his wealth of experience as a sales manager in the e-payment industry to Skrill. The appointment of Robert to lead our Germany, Austria and Switzerland team supports our customer-centric strategy and strengthens our sales activities in this important market to fuel the growth of Skrill."
'Improve customer experience by excellent service'
Robert Piliar added, "I am very excited to take on the role of developing strategic expansion of Skrill in the DACH region, focusing on the e-commerce sector to grow awareness and Skrill’s market share as a payment service provider. Our strategic goal is to continue to improve the customer experience by offering customised solutions and excellent service. "
Skrill’s Global Payment Suite gives e-commerce merchants access to enhanced credit and debit processing, as well as multiple local payment methods in 200 different currencies and 12 checkout languages. This enables merchants to expand into international markets, increase conversion rates and reduce chargeback risks. The Global Payment Suite brings together Skrill Card Processing, Skrill Alternative Payments and the Skrill Digital Wallet, in just one easy integration.
Skrill’s Digital Wallet enables consumers to make online payments conveniently and securely without revealing personal financial data, as well as to send and receive money cost-effectively online.