Manchester-based FinTech Total Processing has appointed Elaine Deehan as its new managing director to oversee its expansion into Europe.

With over 20 years’ experience in the financial industry, Deehan has held several senior leadership positions at CurrencyFair and Starling Bank in Ireland.

Based in Ireland, she’ll be responsible for overseeing the establishment of Total Processing in Ireland and leading the company’s expansion into other EU markets.

Her focus will be on driving growth, developing and implementing local strategies, and building strong relationships with customers, partners, and stakeholders.

She will also be responsible for ensuring that the company complies with all the relevant local and payment industry regulations.

Total Processing enables businesses to accept online payments globally through a single payment gateway integration and supports a range of payment acceptance services including Pay-by-link, recurring payments as well as cards and many alternative payment methods

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Deehan said: “I’m excited to join Total Processing and lead its expansion into Europe.

“Total Processing has already established itself as a reputable and disruptive payment processor and I look forward to building on that foundation to deliver growth and value for our customers and stakeholders.”

Rob Pallin, CEO at Total Processing, added: “We have big plans for 2023. With Elaine’s support, I am confident that we can replicate the success we’ve seen in the UK and MENA region within the EU as we continue our mission to be the most customer-focused payments company in the world.”

Total Processing was founded in 2015 and has grown to a team of more than 70 staff.

As part of its continued expansion, the company plans to grow its workforce in Ireland and hire 25 new employees within the next two years.

In 2020, Total Processing received a £5m investment from alternative lender BOOST&Co.

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