Alexander Petrov has been working as director of cards technologies for one of the top 10 banks in Russia. He is responsible for the development of cards, acquiring, and e-commerce-related services, as well as for the operation of systems that those services function on. Previously, Alexander worked for Raiffeisenbank for over 10 years, first as head of processing and then as head of banking cards division. Alexander has 15-plus years of experience in cards, payments, and payment schemes.