Accertify to Provide easyJet with New Fraud Protection Solution

  Accertify to Provide easyJet with New Fraud Protection Solution

      Leading European Airline Looks to Enhance Fraud Prevention Efforts

Business Wire

CHICAGO & LUTON, England -- October 18, 2012

Accertify, a leading fraud prevention and risk management provider, announced
today that easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, has signed an agreement to
leverage Accertify’s comprehensive fraud management solution. This latest
signing bolsters Accertify’s already impressive client list in the airline
industry and European market.

Based in Luton, easyJet operates Europe’s leading air transport network, with
a presence on the continent’s top 100 routes and 50 largest airports. Serving
over 57 million passengers in the last year with a fleet in excess of 200
aircraft, easyJet is working with Accertify, an American Express company, to
implement its new on-line payment fraud prevention strategy.

“Accertify is recognised as a market leader in fraud prevention solutions and
has a superb track record in combating payment fraud,” said Lex Ledger,
Revenue Protection Manager at easyJet. “We were highly impressed with
Accertify’s proactive approach to developing an effective and flexible
solution. By working with Accertify, we can continue to focus on protecting
our customers and enhancing the overall customer experience.”

“Our comprehensive range of products are built from a merchant’s perspective,
to simplify processes, drive down fraud rates and speed fulfillment to genuine
customers,” said Jeff Liesendahl, President of Accertify. “Our customized
solution is effective against emerging fraud schemes and offers a higher level
of protection for our clients, allowing them to focus on their core business.”

About Accertify

Accertify Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Express, is a leading
provider of fraud prevention, chargeback management, and payment gateway
solutions to merchant customers spanning diverse industries worldwide.
Accertify’s suite of products and services help e-commerce companies grow
their business by driving down the total cost of fraud, simplifying business
processes, and ultimately increasing revenue. For more information, please

About easyJet

easyJet operates Europe’s No. 1 air transport network with a leading presence
on Europe’s top 100 routes and at Europe’s 50 largest airports. easyJet flies
on more than 600 routes between 129 airports in 29 countries. More than 300
million Europeans live within one hour’s drive of an easyJet airport, more
than any other airline. The airline takes sustainability seriously. easyJet
invests in the latest technology, operates efficiently and fills most of its
seats which means that an easyJet passenger’s carbon footprint is 22% less
than a passenger on a traditional airline, flying the same aircraft on the
same route.


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