Daniel Monehin receives Professional Excellence Award from Planet Africa
TORONTO, Oct. 23 /CNW/ - MasterCard Canada is pleased to announce that
Daniel Monehin, Vice President, Finance, has won the Professional Excellence
Award from Planet Africa, a global organization that is committed to
reflecting the best of people of African heritage while contributing to the
community they live in. Planet Africa Awards are presented each year to
leaders of the African community worldwide who demonstrate leadership,
excellence and professionalism.
"To be recognized as a contributing leader is truly a great honour for
me," says Daniel Monehin, Vice President, Finance, MasterCard Canada. "I am
proud to stand alongside so many great leaders that are continually trying to
make our community a better place, both locally and globally."
"MasterCard supports and provides opportunities to all team members to
give back to their community and Daniel's role as a global community leader
has set a standard for us all to aspire to," says Kevin Stanton, President,
MasterCard Canada. "Not only is Daniel a leader in his professional field, but
he's also a leader in the community."
As Vice President, Finance, Mr. Monehin leads the finance function for
MasterCard Canada including all aspects of financial planning, analysis,
reporting and taxation. Mr. Monehin has over 16 years of experience spanning
financial services, hi-tech and manufacturing industries.
Mr. Monehin has a Masters of Business Administration degree from Queen's
School of Business, Queen's University and is both a Certified Public
Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). He also holds a
B.Sc. (Honours) degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.
About MasterCard Worldwide
MasterCard Worldwide advances global commerce by providing a critical
economic link between financial institutions, businesses, cardholders, and
merchants worldwide. As a franchisor, processor, and advisor, MasterCard
develops and markets payment solutions, processes close to 18 billion payments
each year, and provides industry-leading analysis and consulting services to
financial institutions, customers, and merchants. Through its family of
brands, including MasterCard(R), Maestro(R), and Cirrus(R), MasterCard
Worldwide serves consumers and businesses in more than 210 countries and
territories. For more information, go to www.mastercard.com.
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