AMSTERDAM | GlobalCollect, an Ingenico Group company, will provide global payment knowledge and processing services to Ticketbis, an online platform where anyone can securely buy or sell tickets for all types of events.
Ticketbis has experienced rapid growth ever since it was founded in 2010 and the company prepares for further global expansion. Ticketbis is currently active in more than 30 countries around the world. The company is the market leader in Southern Europe and Latin America, and offers tickets to leading sporting events, concerts and other entertainment all over the world.
'From Regional Start-Up to Global Leader'
Through GlobalCollect, Ticketbis will be able to improve the acceptance of payments from a wide range of merchant acquirers and credit card brands and fraud management services. “As we evolve from a regional start-up to a global leader in the online ticketing space, our needs in terms of payment processing also evolve. So we were looking for a partner who could offer global coverage, and combine that with strong local expertise, particularly in Latin America,” said Jon Uriarte, CEO and Cofounder at Ticketbis. “GlobalCollect provides us with both the processing capabilities and the deep payments knowledge we need."
“Ticketbis has seen tremendous growth in a very competitive industry, establishing itself as the market leader in many of the geographies it’s active in” said David Jimenez, Chief Revenue Officer at GlobalCollect."With GlobalCollect, Ticketbis will be able to reach even more consumers across more markets, and provide them with the best and safest payments experience possible.”
Sourced from Press Release by GlobalCollect, November 13th, 2014.