Easy Payment Gateway appoints Klaus Frietsch to Head of Sales

July 12, 2016 | Sarah Blackburn

Easy Payment Gateway (EPG) has today announced the appointment of Klaus Frietsch to the position of Head of Sales and who will be based at the company’s satellite office in Munich, Germany.

In his role as Head of Sales, Frietsch will be primarily responsible for building on the company’s success within the online gaming and FX industries.  Another one of Frietsch’s core responsibilities will be to further diversify the company’s portfolio, bringing on new business from other verticals such as retail, online dating and emotional content sectors.

Frietsch’s 14 years experience at Wirecard AG will undoubtedly assist with EPG’s strategy for growth.  During his time at Wirecard AG, Frietsch’s career provided him with a wealth of experience within Customer Services, Compliance, Sales Management and latterly as Partner Manager where he held the role for almost four years. Frietsch managed a global portfolio of customers across a variety of online sectors whilst identifying new trends and markets to create opportunities.

Commenting on Klaus Frietsch’s appointment Jose Peral, Chief Operating Officer, EPG said, “This is a really exciting time for EPG as we continue gathering momentum within the markets that we have already experienced great success. Now is the time for us to move the company forward and look to broaden our reach, not only within different e-commerce markets, but also geographically. Klaus will initially remain based in Germany, an area of huge interest for EPG and we are really delighted that he understood our vision and agreed to join our team.  His vast experience and network of contacts will provide us with a fantastic platform to showcase EPG and our solutions.”

Klaus Frietsch said, “To be able to draw on all my years of experience and play such an integral role at EPG, is a really thrilling opportunity.  The company’s strategy for growth and creation of innovative solutions will definitely make my role easier and I can’t wait to get started.”