At Intrapay, we believe payments aid business development and enhance the customer experience through lasting relationships. Our legacy-free technology, customisation options and expert consultancy services maximise acquisition, retention and cashflow. We are courageous and caring, not afraid to have fun, and proud to be part of the Sappaya Payments Ecosystem

FAST FACTSIntrapay at a glance

Founded in September 2017, live in February 2018

A new payment intrastructure with a full stack of services

Headquartered in Manchester and Manila, we have five offices worldwide

Full suite of payment methods and multiple acquirers

A group of experts in the payments industry

Privately funded, part of Sappaya Group



  • To deal with
  • To be with
  • To work with
  • To play with
  • To know


  • In our field
  • In the way we approach our work
  • In the way we deal with our clients
  • Constantly learning and innovating
  • In our product knowledge and our customer service


  • To try new things and look at setbacks as an opportunity for growth
  • To have confidence in ourselves
  • To push the boundaries, innovate, and challenge the status quo
  • To go out of our comfort zone
  • To ask for help


  • To ideas
  • To possibilities
  • To deal with
  • To challenges
  • To the requirements of our clients


  • To delight our customers
  • To provide a platform for our colleagues to shine
  • About the well being of our clients and colleagues
  • About our brand
  • About the world around us and having corporate social responsibility


Colm Whelan

Colm Whelan

Managing Director

As Managing Director, Colm is focussed on building upon the company’s successful launch and driving the company forward through business development and product evolution. Before Intrapay, Colm was Co-Founder and Managing Director of Perpetual Gaming Group. Colm has held senior roles within Google, Ralph Lauren, Ding.com and Full Tilt Poker, focused on commercial operations and product development. Colm’s experience leading the operations of major international merchants brings further insight to Intrapay and its customers on optimising payments and maximizing business success.
Mark Patrick

Mark Patrick

Chief Operations Officer

Mark is veteran of payments, with over 25 years’ experience encompassing all facets of the industry, having held senior management positions at VeriFone, Mastercard, Visa / Cybersource and GlobalCollect/Ingenico ePayments. Before joining Intrapay, Mark was the CEO at GoSwiff International, a leading global provider of mobile payment solutions and services. As Chief Operations Officer, Mark oversees Intrapay’s global operations and customer service functions as well as the company’s commercial activities within the Asia-Pacific region.
Gareth Twist

Gareth Twist

Vice President - Alternative Solutions

Gareth has over 20 years’ experience in developing and expanding businesses. Within payments, he was Strategic Partnerships Director for PaySec, offering tailor-made solutions for each business unit, ensuring country-specific support and management. He now leads the development and strategy of Intrapay Direct, as well as Alternative Payments worldwide for Intrapay. He is focused on developing new opportunities to expand the business into emerging markets, building networks and growing these new revenue streams.
Andy Leitch

Andy Leitch

Head of Technology

Andy has spent his career helping large and small organisations build high quality software solutions to achieve their business needs. Andy was Co-Founder and Technical Director of LeadX/The Claims Guys, assisting to grow the business to be the largest claims management company in the UK. Whilst at Valtech, one of the world’s leading digital consultancies, Andy assisted numerous private and public sector organisations in their Digital & DevOps transformations by delivering highly scalable and secure services.
Thomas Pinter

Thomas Pinter

Director of New Business Development

Thomas has more than 11 years’ experience in technology markets. He began his career in Google, responsible for selling Cloud computing solutions for medium- sized and large businesses within the DACH market. Thomas moved into the payment industry and was leading sales teams at Paysafe, opening up new channels for various payment partners. He was also Country Manager DACH for UK acquirer, Secure Trading, helping them gain local footprint in the region. Since joining Intrapay, Thomas has led the company’s business development efforts, reaching merchants and ecommerce partners around the world.
Stephen Buechner

Stephen Buechner

Chief Risk Officer

Stephen is a Risk and Compliance executive with over two decades of senior management experience in corporate and consumer banking, ecommerce, change delivery, and risk and operations management, across North America, Europe, Russia, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. As former CEO and CRO who has delivered enterprise change for organic growth, business expansion, regulatory obligations and P&L recovery, Stephen brings his vast experience to his role, overseeing Intrapay’s risk and compliance strategy, infrastructure and processes.


Ecommerce is expanding internationally and online shoppers are looking beyond boarders, so we are too. Our network of global offices enable us to be a better partner to growing businesses wherever they are.

Intrapay has five offices around the world. You can find us in any of the following locations:


Contact us and learn more about how we can support your business.