VP Digital Payments Mastercard Latin America & the Caribbean
Kim Hangoc has over 17 years of experience in the payment industry. He started his career in 1998 at Gemalto in France before being rapidly transferred to Latin America (Mexico and Brazil) where he spent 7 years promoting and implementing new payment technologies such as electronic purse, EMV cards, Transit and Identification solutions. Kim joined MasterCard Latin America in 2005. Based in Miami, he was instrumental in the successful EMV migrations in Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela. He also participated in the launch of the first contactless payment card in the region.
As of January 2016, Kim is in charge of MasterPass and Tokenization solutions (MDES) for MasterCard in the Latin American region. He participated in the launch of several mobile payments wallets in Mexico and Brazil.