Tom Gandre has served as PSCU’s chief operating officer since 2008. In this role, he leads the strategic direction of PSCU’s operations, including oversight of the company’s Information Technology, Product Development, Innovation, Fraud, Collections and Contact Center functions.
With over 25 years in the payments industry, Gandre has built a solid reputation for results-driven leadership and a commitment to integrity and talent development. He has a keen ability to recognize market trends and opportunities in service delivery and technology, creating a shared vision that delivers success for both PSCU and the CUSO’s Owners.
Prior to joining PSCU, Gandre served as senior vice president of Product Development and Management at First Data Corporation for six years. He also spent 14 years as a member of the Core Management team at the STAR Network, joining shortly after the company was formed. STAR later became the largest PIN Debit Network in the US and was sold to Concord EFS for 1.3 billion.
Gandre holds a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.