What we’re here for

The Australian Gift and Prepaid Card Association is the trade body and membership organisation which represents the key players in Australia’s evolving gift and prepaid card market.

With members including national and local retailers, card issuers, industry service providers, card scheme, financial institutions and distribution channels, the association provides an information and reference point for the Australian industry and is at the forefront of the issues affecting the industry.

Its main objective is to provide a platform for the industry to raise the profile and use of gift and prepaid cards within Australia, positive positioning the sector to consumers, businesses, government and other interested parties.

GUIDE THE INDUSTRY

  • Represent the interests of the gift and prepaid card industry
  • Promote the concept of prepaid cards, both physical and digital
  • Enhance the standing and raise the profile of the industry

PROTECT OUR BUSINESS

  • Regulatory and legislative updates
  • Address consumer and legal issues affecting the market
  • Enhance members’ knowledge of issues relating to the production, distribution and redemption of cards and to establish standards of best practice.
  • Sharing our knowledge on the issues of fraud.

EDUCATE AND COMMUNICATE

  • Maintain and promote communications, networking and social activity between members
  • Improve awareness of market developments within the prepaid card market

RESEARCH AND DATA INSIGHTS

  • Share or carry out market research on behalf of our members to understand the customers and the key drivers of the market.

Our Executive Committee

President

Will Feutrill, Blackhawk Network

Vice President

Jodie Wilson, iGoDirect

Treasurer and Public Officer

Troy Veron, Blackhawk Network

Secretary

Andrew Wyles, Metcash Trading Ltd

General Committee member

Ranjan Sahni, Qwikcilver

General Committee member

Michael Georgiadis, Incomm Payments.