LONDON | paysafecard continues its expansion with the appointment of Berny Sagmeister as Vice President of New Business. In his new role, Sagmeister (41) will be responsible for the development of the online merchant and partner network as well as for the implementation of the sales strategy for new market segments.
Familiar with Digital World
Sagmeister joins paysafecard from EMI Music / Universal Music where he has successfully developed new market segments such as the streaming market for Universal Music. Not least because of his latest role as Head of Digital Sales and Business Development for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Sagmeister is familiar with the digital world. Previously, Sagmeister has worked in management positions at mobile phone providers such as TELE2 Austria, Orange Austria and Telekom Austria.
Realisation of Visions
“I see my personal strengths in the development and realisation of visions and strategies to leverage successful business models, whilst benefiting innovatively of changing markets to reach our goals," said Berny Sagmeister.
Udo Müller, CEO of paysafecard, concluded: “New business is an important factor for the continuing expansion of paysafecard and for strengthening our global leadership position. With his experience and assertiveness, Berny Sagmeister will be an important part of the team that drives this expansion.”