Phillip M. Miller

President and CEO @ Miller Management Group

Phillip M. Miller is President and CEO of the Miller Management Group (MMG), providing consulting services in payments and financial services. Leveraging extensive industry experience and management skills, the group has consulted on innovative projects introducing new products and services in the US and Europe.

Prior to founding MMG, Phillip Miller was Senior Vice President for First Data’s Global Payment Relations Group. He was responsible for First Data’s partnerships with the major payment brands and networks globally. This included Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and China Union Pay, among others. Phillip served as the enterprise-wide liaison for these partners across the Global Business Solutions (GBS), Global Financial Solutions (GFS) and Network & Security Solutions (NSS) businesses in First Data.

In addition, Phillip managed the Bank Sponsorships globally, providing company-wide coordination and guidance to critical projects including network releases, regulatory changes, incentive programs, and business requirements. Global resources were mobilized across the enterprise to effectively manage operational and compliance impact as it related to Bank Sponsors.

Prior to First Data, Phillip Miller was Global Head of the Acquirer Knowledge Center at MasterCard Advisors, a division of MasterCard Worldwide. In this role, he provided payments consulting solutions in acquiring strategy and information services for large financial institutions and card acquirers globally.

Prior to this role, Phillip Miller served as Group Head, SVP US Market Development and Marketing across the e-commerce and retail business groups representing significant revenue from key customers for MasterCard’s U.S. business.

During his professional experience in the financial services sector, Phillip Miller has excelled in the area of acquisition and integration of financial institutions globally. He has launched credit, debit and prepaid card products through traditional channels internationally and on-line through e-commerce platforms. Prior to joining MasterCard, Phillip Miller was President and CEO of Chase Merchant Services, LLC, a JV between First Data and Chase Bank, where he served as general manager of the largest card acquiring business in the U.S.

Phillip Miller also served as Chief Marketing Officer and head of Product Development for GE Money, the consumer financial services division of General Electric covering 15 countries. He also served as Vice President of International Product Development and Marketing for Citibank’s International Private Banking business in major money centers globally.

Phillip received his MBA in International Business and Finance as well as his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from The American University in Washington, D.C.