Rich Meszaros is Vice President, Head of Cross Border Money Movement, leading the commercialization strategy and business growth for NA Visa Direct. Visa Direct is Visa’s real-time money movement network that enables fast, simple, and secure digital payments to 180+ countries, 160+ currencies, and 5B+ card, account and wallet endpoints worldwide.

Rich brings over 20 years of industry experience in building and growing digital businesses for global brands, and has held leadership roles at Accenture, MoneyGram International and US Bank. He is a forerunner in creating innovative products, leveraging IoT, digital payments and tokenized assets with a focus on designing, enabling and optimizing new commerce models.

Rich holds an MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, a B.S. from Marquette University in Economics and Finance and is a graduate of the Consumer Bankers Association Graduate School of Retail Bank Management.