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Payment Industry Expert to be Managing Director in Nayax Japan KK

25/06/19


Nayax, a leading fintech company providing payment solutions and services to unattended retail and self-service businesses, is thrilled to announce that Mr. Takane Nakamura has joined the Nayax family as Managing Director, Nayax K.K. in Japan. In this position, Mr. Nakamura will be leading Nayax’s activities in the Japanese market.

Nakamura brings years of experience and knowledge in the payments industry to Nayax, having spent the past 4 years as CEO and MD at Ingenico Japan K.K., after negotiating the purchase of his company, Lyudia Inc., the exclusive distributor of Ingenico products in the country. His depth of knowledge about the needs of customers, and existing relationships with key players in the payment industry such as JCB/JCN and NEC makes Nakamura an ideal fit for Nayax.

“Nayax jumped at the opportunity to have Nakamura-san take the reins of our Japanese market,” says Mr. Yair Nechmad, CEO & co-founder of Nayax Ltd. “His qualifications are unparalleled, and we are excited about the potential in this region. As Japan rapidly progresses to a cashless society, Nayax’s goal to be a dominant player in providing cashless payment services becomes much more attainable with Nakamura-san at the helm of our Japanese office.”

“I’m excited to be joining the Nayax team, and help guide our presence in Japan,” says Mr. Takane Nakamura, Managing Director, Nayax K.K. “Nayax’s innovative product line offers a clear-cut advantage to our customers and I’m eager to work towards strengthening Nayax’s presence, and opening new channels of distribution here.”

In addition to his position at Ingenico, Nakamura also worked at Internet Research Institute as Vice President & Board member, and Broad Band Tower as CEO. He has decades of experience in the IT industry, specializing in payment solutions and cloud data centers.

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