Contributor Profile

Shiv Bhatt

Job TitleHead of Merchant Solutions, Europe

Company NameVisa


Shiv Bhatt is responsible for Merchant and Acquirer Solutions at Visa, combining Visa capabilities with third party technologies, and driving new methods to checkout and pay. Shiv has been with Visa for 8 years, across corporate strategy, operations at CyberSource (a Visa acquirer solution for digital payments), innovation and solutions. He and his teams have developed concepts and solutions in airline pay at seat, data driven personalization, instalments, blockchain identity, connected car payment,  person present payment, biometrics, small merchant onboarding and many others. Prior to Visa, Shiv worked with American Express in Strategy, focusing on new credit products and small merchant proposition. Shiv’s prior experiences include launching retail recommendation engines and as a start-up founder, running a B2B marketplace in India.

Shiv currently lives in London with his wife and twin daughters. He has an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth, and an engineering degree.

Conference Sessions

  • LIVE - Paying for Travel: The Customer Impact During and Post the COVID-19 Experience

    Tuesday10:15 - 11:0014 Jul 2020

    With so many airplanes still on the ground, a virtually non-existent short-term rental sector and empty hotel rooms everywhere, the twin challenges of depleting...

    • Language: English