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Visa Inc. (V)

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Visa Inc.
PO Box 8999
San Francisco, CA 94128
United States - Map
Phone: 650-432-3200

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Credit Services
Full Time Employees:9,500

Business Summary 

Visa Inc., a payments technology company, operates as a retail electronic payments network worldwide. The company facilitates commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses, and government entities. It owns and operates VisaNet that is involved in the authorization, clearing, and settlement of payment transactions; and provision of fraud protection for account holders and assured payment for merchants. The company also offers a range of issuer processing services for participating issuers of Visa debit, prepaid, and ATM payment products. In addition, it provides electronic payment, risk management, and payment security solutions to online merchants; digital goods transactions services in online games, digital media, and social networks; and mobile financial services for mobile network operators and financial institutions in developing economies. The company offers its services under the Visa, Visa Electron, Interlink, and PLUS brands. Visa Inc. is based in San Francisco, California.

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Corporate Governance 
Visa Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 2.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Charles W. Scharf , 49
Chief Exec. Officer and Director
Mr. Ryan M. McInerney , 39
Mr. Byron H. Pollitt Jr., 63
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Exec. VP
Mr. William M. Sheedy , 47
Global Exec. of Corp. Strategy, M&A, Gov. Relations
Mr. Michael L. Dreyer , 50
Global Head of Technology
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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