Charlotte is a Consultant based in Paris. She holds a master’s degree in management (with a finance specialisation) from Kedge Business School, Marseille. Charlotte gained 7 years of experience working as a finance and strategy specialist in France and in India and worked for some of the largest corporates, including Deloitte, L&T Technology Services in Mumbai, Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking in France, and India. At EDC, Charlotte works on a variety of client projects, from project kick-off through to strategy conceptualisation, with colleagues in San Francisco, Dubai and London. Charlotte loves skiing and enjoys traveling around South Asia.
Charlotte Piron (Consultant, Paris) explores the rising prominence of BNPL in physical retail, highlighting its impact on consumer behaviour and the steps major players are taking to adapt to this shift. The article also discusses the key benefits of in-store BNPL for providers, merchants, and consumers, emphasizing its potential to elevate the shopping experience and delves into how traditional banks are responding to the growing appeal of BNPL and the regulatory changes that may shape the future of the industry.
The Canadian technology firm Nuvei has entered definitive agreement to acquire Paya, a U.S. leading provider of integrated payment solutions. This acquisition is expected to create a comprehensive suite of payment solutions and services, adding value to Nuvei's existing offerings to merchants and clients. In particular, it is expected that Nuvei will leverage Paya's existing infrastructure, clients, and technology to grow its capabilities in the integrated payment software as well as the B2B payments markets.