Jim Fisher joined the APS team in February of 2015, bringing with him fourteen years of experience in the financial services industry. Jim possesses an in depth knowledge of the payments industry including credit, pin debit, E-Commerce, cash advance, ACH, Level II and III data requirements, EMV, and network PCI-DSS requirements and takes a very consultative approach to helping business owners better understand how they are impacted.
He holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of Evansville, and his MBA from the University of Southern Indiana. He has a clear understanding of both the merchant advocacy position within the payment network space as well as legislative opportunities associated with the Frank/Dodd and Durbin Bills and their impact on retailers. Jim worked directly for Fifth/Third for ten years and is recognized as a Certified Payments Professional.