Gene Neyer of Icon Solutions elected as a member of the Board of Directors for the U.S. Faster Payments Council

24 May 2019

London – 21st May 2019 – Gene Neyer of Icon Solutions, the specialist provider of global payment technology solutions and consultancy services, was recently elected as a member of the Board of Directors for the U.S. Faster Payments Council (US FPC), representing the ‘Technology Providers’ membership segment.

“The new FPC Board represents the industry inclusiveness that is critical to the work of the organization,” says Kevin Christensen, acting FPC executive director and interim Board chairman. “Above all, the FPC is about progress—about moving the collective industry forward. Our job is to convene industry stakeholders to chart a path to ubiquitous faster payments, and these newly elected leaders will be instrumental in achieving that vision.”

Icon is committed to the advancement of real-time payments globally, and in particular, to the US market. Icon is aligned with the FPC’s ambitious vision and is delighted to bring its global experience and fintech point of view to the Board.

Gene Neyer, Icon Executive Advisor, Payments, said:

“I am fully supportive of the US FPC’s role in being both a catalyst and an enabler for all stakeholders in their journey to a ubiquitous, world-class payments ecosystem. I am proud to have been elected to the Board of Directors and I would like to invite all who are still considering joining US FPC to add their voice and energy to this ambitious and important undertaking.”

Read the full US FPC press release for more information, including a list of founding sponsors and board members.