Paytech heavyweight Blackhawk Network has hired experienced information security manager Selim Aissi as their chief information security officer (CISO).
Aissi has more than 20 years of experience in the technology and finance industries. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer at ICE Mortgage Technology (formerly known as Ellie Mae).
Prior to ICE Mortgage Technology, Aissi was Vice President of Global Information Security at Visa. During his tenure, Aissi was recognized for leading enterprise security initiatives, including Visa’s APAC data center and Visa’s privacy programs.
“Blackhawk’s focus on the future of emerging payments made me aware of the exciting potential of this company,” said Aissi of his appointment.
Blackhawk provides branded payment solutions through prepaid products and technologies to its network.
Aissi holds a PhD in engineering from …