Mastercard Payment Gateway services has announced its partnership with Accelya to provide end-to-end payments solution for Airlines.
Accelya provides financial, commercial and analytics solutions to the airline and travel industry. Through the partnership with Mastercard Payment Gateway Services, Accelya will launch Accelya Payment Gateway. Moreover, this platform will offer global payment acceptance across a vast array of payment methods. Therefore, it will offer more flexibility and choice.
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The Accelya Payment Gateway will embrace the payment processing and fraud prevention technology of Mastercard Payment Gateway Services. In addition, the payment gateway will harness Accelya’s knowledge of how to develop a scalable and secure payment gateway.
The other challenge will be keeping up with the pace of emerging technologies such as e-wallets to continually meet customer needs.
Senior vice president of Payment Gateway Services in Europe and Mastercard Payment Gateway Services, Davide Messina stated:
“Mastercard Payment Gateway Services leverages a global infrastructure to provide reliable, safe and secure processing solutions for more than 3 billion transactions annually. By bringing together Mastercard’s global gateway and innovative digital solutions with Accelya’s experience and understanding of the airline industry, airline customers now have a one-stop payment solution.”
The Accelya Payments Management Solution already comprises of the IATA-endorsed CardClear, Payment Reconciliation and Chargeback Claims Management modules. Over 160 airlines across the world use the solution.
Head of airline payments management at Accelya, Teresa Rivera commented:
“With the addition of payment gateway, the Accelya Payments Management Solution ensures growth and revenue protection lie at the centre of airlines payments strategy. The solution enables a robust payment acceptance strategy. Furthermore, it provides a unique vision and control over the lifecycle of each transaction. This delivers a true order-to-cash platform for airlines.”
Moreover, EVP of financial solutions at Accelya, added: “Accelya is committed to helping airlines stay ahead of the curve with an end-to-end view of their financial processes. Our partnership with Mastercard and continued investment in our payments management solution reflects this sentiment.”