Matthew Taylor is Group President - Integrated Payments and Emerging Channels of the Company. Prior to this position, he was our President, Integrated Payments since Vantiv's acquisition of Mercury Payment Systems, LLC in June 2014. Prior to the acquisition, he was Chief Executive Officer of Mercury from May 2009 to June 2014. Prior to becoming Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Taylor served in various positions at Mercury from October 2003 to May 2009, including Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Vice President of Sales. Mr. Taylor is a member of the Colorado Innovation Network (COIN) board of directors.
Worldpay, Inc., through its subsidiary Vantiv Holding, LLC, provides electronic payment processing services to merchants and financial institutions in the United States. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The Merchant Services segment offers merchant acquiring and payment processing services, such as authorization and settlement, customer service, chargeback and retrieval processing, and interchange management to merchants, and regional and small-to-mid sized businesses. This segment also provides value-added services, such as omni-channel acceptance, prepaid services, and gift card solutions; and security solutions, including point-to-point encryption and tokenization at the point of sale and for e-commerce transactions. The Financial Institution Services segment offers card issuer processing, payment network processing, fraud protection, card production, prepaid program management, automated teller machine driving, portfolio optimization, data analytics, and card program marketing, as well as network gateway and switching services. It also provides statement production, and collections and inbound/outbound call centers for credit transactions, as well as other services, which include credit card portfolio analytics, program strategy and support, fraud and security management, and chargeback and dispute services. This segment serves financial institutions comprising regional banks, community banks, credit unions, and regional personal identification number networks. It markets its services through various distribution channels, including national, regional, and mid-market sales teams, as well as through third-party reseller clients and telesales operation. The company was formerly known as Vantiv, Inc. and changed its name to Worldpay, Inc. in January 2018. Worldpay, Inc. was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Symmes Township, Ohio.