Fidelity National Information Services: Payments Veteran Stephanie Ferris Joins FIS Leadership Team (Form 8-K)
Stéphanie Ferris, payments veteran, joins the FIS management team
• Former Chief Operating Officer (COO) of FIS and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Worldpay, Stephanie Ferris, joins FIS to continue executing company strategy and achieving goals that create value for FIS colleagues, clients and communities.
• Ferris brings significant financial expertise and over 15 years of payments experience in strategy execution, finance, mergers and acquisitions, sales and technology.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., September 8, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has announced the appointment of former FIS and Worldpay executive, Stephanie Ferris, to its executive team, reporting to Gary Norcross , Chairman and CEO of FIS.
Stéphanie joined FIS on September 2, 2021 as Administrative Director. In this newly created role, Ferris will work in partnership with FIS business and corporate leaders, including on strategy, mergers and acquisitions and key strategic initiatives focused on efforts to improve value for companies. customers and shareholders.
Ferris is a seasoned global business executive with expertise in leading payment and technology platform companies leading to digital transformation, frontline customer engagement and inclusive growth. FIS and Worldpay. She was also responsible for creating cost and revenue synergies, both of which continue to perform better than expected. Prior to joining FIS, she was CFO of Worldpay, a leading global merchant acquirers, which was acquired by FIS in 2019.
“I am very happy to welcome Stéphanie back to the FIS. She is a remarkable talent with a vision for industry transformation and a record of value-generating growth, ”said Norcross. “In this new role, Stephanie will be a critical leader in driving our next generation of success. I am very happy to partner with her again for the continued execution of our strategy. ‘
Ferris said: “I am delighted to be joining the FIS family again. I believe in the strategically competitive position of the company to advance commerce and the financial world. FIS’s breadth of capabilities and world-class scale create lasting competitive advantages. I look forward to working with the team to help accelerate our strategies for creating value for clients and shareholders as we advance the way the world pays, finances and invests. ‘
Ferris is also an independent director on the board of directors of Lululemon Athletica, Inc., and is a member of its audit committee.
About the FIS
FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for traders, banks and capital markets companies globally. Our people are dedicated to advancing the way the world pays, finances and invests by applying our scale, deep expertise and data-driven knowledge. We help our customers use technology in innovative ways to solve critical challenges and deliver superior experiences to their customers. Based in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS is ranked 241st in the Fortune 500 of 2021 and is a member of the Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. To learn more, visit www.fisglobal.com. Follow FIS on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (@FISGlobal).
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Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
Senior Vice President
FIS Global Marketing and Communications
Nathan Rozof, CFA, 904.438.6918
Executive Vice President
FIS Corporate Finance and Investor Relations
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