BONITA SPRINGS, FL – February 5, 2019 – Corporate Spending Innovations (CSI), a leader in B2B payment solutions recently acquired by Edenred SA, the world leader in transactional solutions for companies, employees and merchants, today officially welcomed Eric Riddle as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Riddle will be responsible for driving global sales efforts across all industry verticals and leading marketing initiatives that support CSI’s accelerated growth objectives and new product development.
“The addition of Eric Riddle to our executive team underscores both CSI and Edenred’s commitment to reinvesting resources and driving a distinctive business model,” said David Disque, President of CSI. “We have an incredible vision for the growth of our company, its products, and the customer service experience. Eric is the caliber of talent that will help CSI achieve our growth goals.”
Riddle brings a depth of executive experience in Enterprise and SaaS based, Procure-to-Pay (P2P) and Supply Chain Finance platform solutions that spans more than 25 years. His process-driven leadership, which includes executive management roles both in the U.S. and abroad, positions him to effectively identify risks and execute go-to-market strategies that increase internal efficiencies while strengthening global banking and corporate client relationships.
“CSI already has a powerful position in the market and an incredible reputation in the industry,” said Riddle. “I’m looking forward to building on that existing success with methodologies and disciplines that will catapult us even further into the B2B payments space. We really want to showcase the progressive innovation that defines CSI and demonstrate how our progressive payment solutions and unprecedented customer service are shaping and exceeding industry expectations.”
CSI provides enterprise-ready payment solutions to world-leading brands with their highly secure corporate payments platform that includes CSI Paysystems, CSI Travel, CSI Go, CSI Connect, CSI Invoice, and Global-Fleet fuel cards. CSI customers can automate 100 percent of B2B payables including virtual credit card, ghost card, proprietary network, ACH, check, or FX with cross-border payments settled in local currency. CSI is a certified Mastercard processor and has obtained Visa Ready for Business Solutions approval.