About DNA Payments

DNA Payments Group is a new payments provider that has been created to help businesses of all sizes accept payments without breaking the bank. We have combined expertise from a number of existing, trusted companies to form an advanced group infrastructure that provides an intelligent payment ecosystem, everything from card readers to integrated payment solutions

Already working with over 23,000 business all over the UK, DNA Payments is perfectly placed to enable your business to accept payments online, in-store or on-the-go

20 years
payments experience
£350 million
processed monthly
>23,000
merchants
11.5 million
transaction monthly
100 %
PCI DSS, P2PE compliant
>40,000
PoS terminals nationwide

Our group

DNA Payments

DNA Payments is a new payments provider that has been created to help businesses of all sizes accept payments without breaking the bank. We have combined expertise from a number of existing, trusted companies to form an advanced group infrastructure that provides an intelligent payment ecosystem, everything from card readers to integrated payment solutions

Optomany

Since 2013 Optomany has been focused on bringing the best payment solutions on the UK market.

Having strong relationships with all the main payment terminals providers on the market, Optomany offers the  best card payment hardware and software solutions for all type of businesses.

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123Send

At 123Send, we’re committed to finding you the ideal card payment solution so you can concentrate on the important stuff – growing your business.

123Send provides face to face and online card payment processing solutions, including payment terminals (portable or countertop) and payment terminal accessories

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Zash

Our “One Stop Shop” business, Zash is already providing an integrated solution to 1000's of businesses. With Zash you can enable payments in-store or  online and get terminals embedded with a revolutionary Point-of-Sale interface, perfect for making managing your business simple.

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Our offices

Headquarters

London, UK

IT hub

Maidstone, Kent, UK

Our management team

Mark Roberts
123Send, CEO

Mark has been working in the IT and payments space for over 20 years, executing and selling IT solutions and services, primarily into the EMEA region.

Previously working as Retail Sales Director and VP Sales at Verifone, in 2010 Mark become employee number one within VeriFone’s new taxi solutions division.

Here Mark helped to design, deliver and implement a custom solution for London licensed taxis, which underwent rigorous scrutiny from TfL as the regulator. Roles at Miura Systems and Bambora followed, where Mark created and delivered a Pan-European payment and acquiring solution for the SME marketplace working with the Independent Software Vendor (ISV) channel. Mark joined 123Send in December 2019.

Optomany - Ian Ripley, CTO

A highly-able, versatile & results-driven Programme Lead / CTO with a very successful background in B2B, B2C, financial services, payments, consulting and FTSE-250 corporates.

Recognised as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the acquiring and payment processing business sector with 24 Years’ experience across Issuing, Acquiring, eCommerce and Payments Acceptance.

Collaborative approach to successful transformational leadership, engaging with business stakeholders at C-level / Board and 3rd parties, delivering ‘fit for purpose’ IT systems, infrastructure and business change.

Able to translate business requirements into tangible, realistic technology deliverables and IT solutions. Highly accomplished, able to design and execute effective programme delivery strategies and roadmaps.

Experience of driving change management, business transformation, service transition, project strategies, technology roadmaps, IT service transition, DevOps, IT operational support & business benefits realisation.

Daniel Bessmert
Zash, CEO

Daniel has held C-level positions in global conglomerates, including RedBull, Citibank, Visa and PayPal, managing commercial and IT staff across 4 continents. Daniel has founded several high growth digital ventures.

The latest venture - Zash AB, a Swedish Fintech and digital POS company, was acquired by DNA Payments early 2020 and Daniel remains as its CEO until the business has fully integrated its technology/offering.

Daniel also serves as Chairman of the Board, for multiple Fintech’s and holds an Executive MBA from Stockholm School of Economics.