First Data has announced the appointment of Michael Manos as chief technology officer. Manos will be responsible for First Data's global technology infrastructure, be based in Atlanta, and report to company president, Guy Chiarello.
Mike is a key addition to our world-class leadership team and his knowledge and expertise enhances our ability to provide our clients with cutting-edge technology,” said Chiarello.
“He is a seasoned technology management executive with a proven track record of successful revenue generation. Mike’s leadership will be invaluable as we continue to improve our financial position and seek to grow First Data’s business as the global leader and most trusted, reliable and secure network.”
Manos joins First Data from AOL Inc., where he served as CTO of AOL’s Brand Group. Prior to joining AOL, he was a vice president at Nokia where he was responsible for the global operations, consolidation and restructuring of service operations for commercial-facing products and services.