Global Head of Networks
About Andrew Stewart
Andrew is a senior business leader with over 20 years of international card payments, retail financial services and remittance experience.
Andrew is currently the Managing Director – Middle East & Africa at WorldRemit, a leading digital remittance organisation.
He joined American Express in 2001 in the International Payments Business focusing on Strategy and Product Development, in particular Small Business Services and Consumer Charge.
Since then Andrew has held a number of roles within American Express ranging from product development and management, strategy, marketing to business development. In his current role as Vice President & General Manager, Turkey Middle East and Africa Global Network & International Card Services he is responsible for growth and expansion of the American Express partnership businesses across the region.
Prior to joining American Express, Andrew worked for a consulting firm specializing in the financial services industry, small & medium enterprises as well as non-profit organizations.
Andrew is currently a Board Member and Executive Committee Member of American Express Middle East, a joint venture company between American Express and Mawarid Holdings.
Andrew is also on the Compensation Committee of American Express Saudia Arabi, a joint venture company between American Express, Mawarid Holdings and Saudi Arabia Investment Bank (SAIB).
Andrew is also the Chairman of American Express Group Services Limited.