Dallas, Texas - October 14, 2015 – Giact Systems, the leader in providing real-time data for payment risk analysis, has hired Jeff Givens as executive vice president of sales.  The longtime technology industry veteran will lead GIACT’s sales organization as well as develop strategic partnerships and channel sales.  Givens comes to GIACT after serving as senior vice president and national sales manager for Fiserv.

“Jeff is an accomplished sales executive who will help shepherd GIACT through a period of tremendous growth, especially as we introduce our new mobile solutions,” said Melissa Brown, co-founder and CEO of GIACT.  “With more than 25 years of experience in financial services and risk mitigation, Jeff has the strategic mindset and leadership skills necessary to drive results in a fast-growth organization."

“This is an exciting time for GIACT and I look forward to helping the organization reach the next level as it introduces an intriguing mobile solution which draws on GIACT’s decade of experience in payment risk solutions,” said Givens.  “We have a strong leadership team that will be pushing hard to disruptively impact the mobile payments space.”

Prior to his experience with Fiserv, Givens spent more than 17 years in various technical, operational and senior sales management positions with EDS.

One of Givens’ first responsibilities will be supporting GIACT’s presence at Money20/20, October 25-28 in Las Vegas.  At the show GIACT will make the first public announcement of its mobile solution.

About Giact Systems
Giact Systems is a privately held company founded in 2004 by a team of experienced payments, security, and technology experts.  We provide information services that prevent fraud and minimize bad debt when accepting payments.   We are the leading real-time and proprietary data provider for payments and risk information, with industry leading solutions for verification, authentication, identification and funds confirmation.  We currently service more than 1,000 customers and have processed over 1 billion transactions.  For more information visit www.giact.com or call 1-866-918-2409.  Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.