Group Head, APMEA Region Head
Telephone: +65 8339 2521
Pierre Burret is region head for Asia/Pacific, Middle East & Africa (APMEA) for MasterCard Advisors. In this role, he leads a team of 30 consultants focused on improving banks’ payment business across the value chain, from strategy development, to operational improvement. The team covers the entire region from 6 bases: Singapore (South East and South Asia), Tokyo (Japan), Shanghai (Greater China), Sydney (Australasia), Dubai (Middle East and Africa) and Seoul (Korea).
Prior to his current role, Mr. Burret was based in Europe where he led engagements for some of the top banks in France, Spain, Portugal, Benelux and the Nordic countries.
Before joining MasterCard Advisors in 2005, Mr. Burret spent 3 years with Capital One (France) where he held a number of management responsibilities in Client Acquisition and Collections Strategy before assuming the overall responsibility for the country Operations (underwriting, life-cycle management, collections & recoveries).
Previously, Mr. Burret spent 7 years in Management Consulting in London, first with Gemini Consulting and then Monitor Consulting where he led engagements across industries (telecom, pharmaceutical, FMCG) and across disciplines (strategy, operational effectiveness, and change management).
Mr. Burret holds a Masters of Business Administration from the London Business School (London, UK), a Ph.D. in Physics from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris, France) and a MSc. degree from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (Lyon, France).