Mr Andre Sekulic is President – Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APMEA) of MasterCard Worldwide, a global payments organisation. Prior to this position, Mr Sekulic held the post of President, MasterCard International, Asia Pacific region. He is based in MasterCard’s APMEA regional headquarters in Singapore.
Mr Sekulic joined MasterCard more than twenty years ago. Initially based in Hong Kong, he opened offices and spearheaded the development of MasterCard in Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, South East and South Asia. Mr Sekulic has been credited with significantly expanding MasterCard’s portfolio in high potential markets across Asia. He was also responsible for MasterCard’s regional smart card and advance payments developments.
Mr Sekulic has extensive experience in banking. Before joining MasterCard International in 1986 he was General Manager, Marketing for Citicorp Australia and was involved in obtaining a banking license and establishing a national distribution network for Citibank’s financial services. Mr Sekulic also served as Vice President, Citicorp Services Asia Pacific, where he was responsible for marketing financial services to leading banks in the region.