TSYS Chief Information Officer Patricia Watson Named As One of the Most Influential Women in Payments

Staff Report From Columbus CEO

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

TSYS announced Patricia Watson, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, was named as One of the Most Influential Women in Payments by PaymentsSource , SourceMedia’s resource for payments professionals. This is the second time in three years Watson has been named to this prominent list.

“Patty is an exceptional leader who continues to drive change and innovation throughout TSYS, while also being an advocate for more diversity in the payments industry,” said M. Troy Woods, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of TSYS. “This honor is a true testament to Patty’s vast knowledge, experience and leadership, and I’m delighted she is being recognized for her efforts in the ever-evolving world of payments.”

In its 6th annual ranking, PaymentsSource editors selected the 2018 honorees from businesses throughout the payments industry, including banking, processing, retail, venture capital, technology and merchant acquiring.

“I’m humbled and honored to represent our TSYS team and be recognized for the great work being done across our industry,” Watson said.