February 26, 2019
CHARLOTTE, February 26, 2019—The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) selected Scott Harkey, Head of Strategy and Financial Services & Payments at Levvel, for the 2019 Forty Under 40 class, which highlights the gamechangers at the intersection of payments and technology. The class includes individuals whose actions and leadership are driving the industry forward and represent payments from start to FinTech.
ETA solicited nominations from across the payments industry, seeking talented payments executives under 40. Over 100 nominations were submitted from ETA members, TRANSACT exhibitors and industry leaders. The final group was selected by the 2018 Forty Under 40 class and the ETA Awards and Recognition committee based on the nominees’ impact on the payments industry and their professional character.
As part of the Senior Executive team at Levvel, Scott Harkey serves dual roles as both the head of the firm’s Strategy and the lead of the Financial Services and Payments Practice. Scott has spent the last four years at Levvel growing the firm’s Payments Practice from a team of one to a highly respected team of senior payment consultants serving clients all over the world.
Additionally, Scott plays a key role in the Charlotte Payments community through his volunteer efforts with local organizations including Carolina Fintech Hub, PayCLT, and Finsiders.
“I am extremely honored to be chosen to represent this year’s Forty Under 40 alongside a group of very talented colleagues. I have had the opportunity to work with a lot of fantastic mentors over my last 10 years in Payments, and I look forward to the continued opportunity to play that role for others,” said Harkey.
The 2019 Forty Under 40 will be featured in the Spring issue of ETA’s magazine, Transaction Trends, and honored at TRANSACT, a premier event for payment industry professionals, April 30 – May 2, 2019 in Las Vegas.
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