Bruce Lowthers serves as President of Banking and Merchant Solutions, leading a global business that develops and delivers FIS' commerce, banking, payments and fintech offerings for financial institutions, corporations and merchant entities in global markets.
In this role, Lowthers is responsible for developing and delivering FIS’ core and digital processing solutions, card and payments technology, loyalty, fraud and risk management services, corporate treasury, wealth and retirement, and back office services around the world. He also has direct oversight over the entire Worldpay Merchant business, including global e-commerce and retail clients.
Previously, Lowthers served FIS in a number of executive positions, including head of the company’s Integrated Financial Solutions organization, head of the Payments business, head of Product Sales and Global Sales Operations and general manager of the Global Payments Software business. He is also the former Chairman of the Board for American Transaction Processors Coalition (ATPC) and Payments 20 (P20).
Prior to joining FIS, Lowthers held the position of senior vice president of Community Markets for eFunds, where he was responsible for the profit and loss (P&L) for all payment and risk products for that market. He also held executive officer positions at four startup companies.
Lowthers was named Executive of the Year in the 2019 BIG Awards for Business. He was also named Operations Executive of the Year by the Best in Biz Awards in 2018 and 2019.
Lowthers holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Massachusetts and began his career as a certified public accountant.