Ramon Martin

Head of Global Merchant Sales and Solutions at Visa and IE Alumnus, EMBA 1991

Ramón Martín is the Global Head of Merchant Sales and Solutions at Visa Inc.

He is a global executive, with more than 30 years of professional experience in Financial Services, Travel, Logistics, Strategic Consulting and Manufacturing industries. He has an extensive international and multi-cultural business background and has driven major digital transformation for global brands.

Prior to his role at Visa, he held various positions at the American Express Company, including President of Merchant Services Americas, CEO ACSC, and EVP World Service where he led a team of over 20,000 employees delivering award winning service globally. Before joining American Express, he held leadership positions at DHL International, the consulting firm Alexander Proudfoot and Bosch Pneumatic.

Mr. Martín is a Governor at the World Economic Forum for the Travel and Tourism council, member of the Board of the Institute for Gender Specific Medicine and a former member of the Board of Directors for the National Retail Federation, the world’s largest retail trade association. He has an Industrial Engineering Degree at UPM and an Executive MBA at IE in Madrid, Spain.