Denis B.

VP Retail Finance & Real Time Payments

United States of America

Results-oriented Retail Finance and Payments Industry Executive with unique combination of retail, network, transaction processing experience. 20 experience in leading and managing highly effective f...see more

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


VP, US Real Time Payments

2 years
Current position
Mar 2021 - Present
Power businesses, across merchants, banking and capital markets, to outpace today’s fast-changing competitive landscape and help clients run, grow and achieve more for their business. F...see more

Assistant Treasurer

The Wendy's Company
2 years
Dec 2018 - Mar 2021
Lead all aspects of global Treasury Operations (cash management and forecasting, armored carrier programs for the company and system, bank account management, short-term borrowing and i...see more

Head of Payments

The Wendy's Company
2 years
Dec 2016 - Dec 2018
Lead and support the global corporate and consumer electronic payment programs for the Wendy’s brand. Includes all forms of consumer electronic payments across current and emerging acc...see more

Advisory Board Member

BWG Strategy LLC
7 years
Current position
Aug 2015 - Present
BWG is an invite-only network for senior executives across technology, media and telecom. BWG industry professionals participate in a series of roundtables discussions, which are a val...see more

DVP, Payment Acceptance

Sears Holdings Corporation
7 years
Dec 2009 - Dec 2016
Manage acceptance of electronic payments including PIN and signature debit, general purpose credit cards and electronic checks. Manage relationships with third-party processors for acce...see more

Senior Vice President, Acquirer Relations

< 1 year
Dec 2008 - Dec 2008
Led account management team in business development activities with acquirers, acquirer processors and member service providers. Worked with partners to ensure support and utilization ...see more

Senior Vice President, Acceptance Development

2 years
Dec 2005 - Dec 2007
Led team of 7 employees responsible for all aspects of the merchant value proposition and provided the merchant voice on cross-functional projects and committees. Oversaw all acquirer a...see more

Senior Director, Payment Services

Walmart Stores, Inc.
3 years
Dec 2002 - Dec 2005
Led team of 13 associates managing acceptance of electronic payments in excess of $100 billion annually. Included PIN and signature debit, general purpose and private label credit, EBT,...see more

Director, Financial Operations/Financial Operations Manager

Walmart Stores, Inc.
2 years
Dec 1999 - Dec 2001
Responsible for establishing and maintaining local depository banking relationships and armored care service for 3,000 + store locations. Administered tractor-trailer lease program, in...see more

Financial Services Manager

Walmart Stores, inc.
2 years
Dec 1997 - Dec 1999
Administered corporate credit card program with 8000+ card holders. Negotiated contracts with providers to maximize income for ATMs place at Walmart Stores and Sam's Clubs. Worked wit...see more

Tax Manager

Walmart Stores, Inc.
3 years
Dec 1994 - Dec 1997
Managed preparation and filing of all state and city tax returns. Developed and prepared state tax models to facilitate preparation of estimated tax payments, extensions and returns. ...see more

Vice President and Financial & Compliance Officer

Shawmut Brokerage, Inc.
5 years
Dec 1988 - Dec 1993
Managed preparation and maintenance of financial statements required for regulatory and management reporting. Supervised all bookkeeping and general ledger accounting functions. Respo...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance


  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Financial Analysis
  • Forecasting
  • Analytics
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Executive Management
  • Cross-functional Team Leadership
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
  • Contract Negotiations