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Curtis Yee joins Verifi as Vice President of Analytics

Verifi, Inc. announces the addition of Curtis Yee to the organization as Vice President of Analytics. Curtis brings to Verifi over 18 years of experience in the payment and financial services industry.
Beverly Hills, California (September 4, 2007) — Verifi Inc., the leading provider of transaction risk management services for card-not-present merchants, announces the addition of Curtis Yee, who joined the company as Vice President of Analytics. Curtis brings to Verifi over 18 years of experience in the payment and financial services industry.
Verifi provides Merchants, Acquirers and Issuing Banks the tools they need to reduce risk and increase profitability. Using proprietary and industry applications, Verifi supports the creation of a safe and secure payment environment for all participants. Mr. Yee is responsible for driving operational efficiencies and risk reduction for merchants via analytic consulting services and products.
“We are thrilled to have Curtis as a part of our team and know that our clients and partners will benefit greatly from his analytical capabilities and deep industry expertise,” said Matthew Katz, President, Verifi Inc.
Prior to joining Verifi, Mr. Yee held numerous management positions at Visa, Inc., most recently as Vice President of Processing and Emerging Products. Here, he had overall responsibility for the analysis of risk related data for the U.S. region. In this capacity, his group utilized the data to enhance the operations and reduce the risk of fraud faced by Visa members. He was also responsible for the strategy and daily operations of the Account Data Compromise Recovery Program, which reallocates financial liability to various parties within the card payment chain due to data compromises.
Previously, Curtis was a Senior Analyst in Corporate Finance at Charles Schwab, where he was charged with the analysis of all trading and revenue metrics across various channels. Before joining Charles Schwab, he was an Operations Manager at HSBC (formerly Household Credit Services) in the Fraud Department where his group quantified and forecasted risk exposure to the company along with developing and implementing strategies to minimize credit card fraud losses.
“I am excited to join the team at Verifi. I look forward to working with a group of smart and talented individuals at an organization that has shown itself to be a true innovator in the payments arena.” Yee said.
About Verifi
Verifi, an award-winning provider of end-to-end payment protection and management solutions, was founded in 2005 to help our clients effectively manage the payments challenges they face every day. Verifi helps merchants safely process paymentscombat fraud, prevent and resolve costly chargebacks, as well as increase billings andkeep loyal customers. Our best-in-breed solutions and white glove support are trusted by a wide range of industries from emerging companies to the Fortune 500. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, we process more than $20 billion transactions annually and currently serve more than 8,900 accounts globally. For more information, visit:www.verifi.com.
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