Leadership Team

Planet Payment’s leadership team offers insight into the credit card processing industry that comes from years of experience. Spanning the globe, our directors and senior management are a key component in driving our company’s success.

Board of Directors
Non-Executive Director



Carl J. Williams

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

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Carl Williams’ career in financial services spans 30 years and includes several high profile industry positions. He is the founder of Baikal Group, LLC a consultancy and advisory company. From May 2012 until July 2013, he served as Managing Director of Pay Anywhere, LLC.  Until recently he was also an advisor to Global Payments Inc.  Previously, Mr. Williams was President of World Wide Payment Processing for Global Payments, a role that he held from 2004-2009, while living in Prague and Hong Kong.  Mr. Williams also served as President of the Merchant Services Division of National Processing Company, one of the nation’s largest processors of credit card, debit and check transactions.  Mr. Williams has served as an adviser to Planet Payment, Inc. since 2010. Mr. Williams holds a B.A. from La Salle University in Philadelphia.
Shane Kim

Shane Kim

Lead Independent Director

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Shane Kim is a Managing Member of Camden Partners, where he focuses on investments in the Business Services and Healthcare sectors.  He serves on the board of Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc. and was a director or observer of New Horizons Worldwide, Inc., Vantage Oncology, Inc., CardSystems Solutions, Inc. and COHR, Inc. Mr. Kim also served on the MBA Advisory Council for the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. Mr. Kim graduated from the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business, with a B.S. degree in Finance.

Cameron R. M. McColl

Non-Executive Director

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Cameron McColl has significant experience in setting up and developing new companies. An electronics engineer by training, Mr. McColl has worked for a number of firms in the technology sector. Mr. McColl serves as Chairman of the Company’s Audit and Remuneration Committees.

Jon Kaiden

Non-Executive Director

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Jon Kaiden has more than 20 years of private equity and investment banking experience, with a strong focus on healthcare and information technology.  He currently serves as President and Managing Director of Sopris Capital Associates.  Mr. Kaiden serves on the Company’s Audit and Remuneration Committees.