Michael Tailleur

President Americas

What makes working for PaymentGenes unique?

The team at PaymentGenes is unique, we have colleagues from all over the world and a mix of different industries as well. The mix of all the people gives such a great working environment. We work extremely hard, but we have awesome moments together as well, especially on Fridays during our drinks.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

My strengths are that I am always looking for opportunities to extend our business, and always looking at the bright side of life. My weakness is that the devil is in the detail, and I need my colleagues for that! Luckily enough I am surrounded by people who can cover my shortcomings.

What would you say is the most interesting fact about you?

I am very competitive, I do not like to lose.

How would you describe the company’s culture?

Entrepreneurial, hardworking and having fun as a team.

Who is your idol?

Andrea Pirlo

How many pairs of shoes do you own?

Sneakers or nice shoes? Too many of both!

What have you always dreamt to do but you never did?

Owning a surf school in Hawaii.