Director, Head of Samsung Pay, Europe, Samsung Electronics
Nathalie Oestmann is the European GM of Samsung Pay. In this role, Nathalie is responsible for the development and roll-out of this exciting new service across the region with successful launches in Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK. Samsung Pay is part of the wave of innovative financial payment solutions that will change the payments landscape and for those involved will certainly improve the value proposition, brand and competitiveness of business offerings.
Prior to joining Samsung Pay, Nathalie worked at American Express for over 15 years. During this time she was Global Vice President responsible for B2B Product Development and Marketing for the American Express franchise business that issues American Express branded cards through bank partners around the globe.
Nathalie also held a variety of roles during her career at American Express building expertise in strategic partnerships, sales, marketing and product development. Nathalie has always believed in working closely with her external customers to deliver superior solutions.
Prior to American Express Nathalie was a management consultant with Deloitte in New York City and had a stint with a Digital Marketing start-up.
Nathalie has an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree from Cornell University in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering.