Melanie Maier

Melanie Maier

Director, Entersekt & EWPN Country Ambassador

Melanie is Director Channel Partnerships Europe at Entersekt, a fintech specializing in omnichannel security and authentication solutions. In this role, Melanie focuses on defining Entersekt’s partnership strategy and on establishing and maintaining the partner ecosystem with the aim of bringing industry leading solutions to customers. 

Melanie has extensive experience in digital payments with strong leadership and business development skills. Her experience in the payment space covers topics like issuing, acquiring, alternative payments, and value-added service. She was one of the leading contributors to the launch of Alipay and WeChat Pay in Europe.

In addition to her role at Entersekt, Melanie is very passionate about bringing more female voices and diversity to the payment industry. She is country ambassador (Germany) for the European Women Payments Network (EWPN). Melanie is also an active member of Professional Networking Munich (PN Munich), where she serves as a mentor. Furthermore, Melanie is a trained career and leadership coach, helping others to thrive and grow in their careers.