Atze Faas advises EuroCommerce and its members on Payments. Working with members, regulators, legislators and other merchant organisations, he strives to reduce costs of payments, coordinate influence on legislation (e.g. PSD2) and innovation (e.g. digital euro, SPAA). He also independently consults and speaks on Payments from the merchant perspective. He has a degree in Business Economics, worked 30+ years for bp, is Dutch, plays golf and speaks several languages.