Founded in 2001, Network International (formerly Emerging Markets Payments Group) was established to deliver world-class payments solutions technologies to banks, retailers, governments and consumer finance institutions to facilitate the rapid expansion of electronic payments in the Middle East and Africa. The company offers a wide variety of services that includes card and virtual card processing services, acquiring services to merchants and banks, and outsourced credit and payments services to retailers and consumer finance companies.
In addition to delivering a range of services and benefits to its clients, Network International’s mission is to be at the forefront of the region’s electronic payments evolution by partnering with financial institutions, retailers and governments to provide innovative payments solutions through the provision of premium, secure and trusted electronic payments processing services. Network International is committed to expanding and developing the payments market and to driving card penetration and other payment methodologies in emerging markets. The processor now serves more than 200 banks and 70,000 retailers and other merchants across 55 countries in Africa and the Middle East. It supports the full range of international payment systems including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and UnionPay, across stored-value, prepaid, debit and credit products, using the latest processing technologies.