Chief Executive Officer
Merchant Advisory Group
Mark Horwedel has served in payments for nearly 40 years, 25 of which were as the CEO of a PIN debit network. More recently, he spent 5 years at Walmart where he lobbied for the Durbin amendment. He now serves as CEO of the Merchant Advisory Group, a unique merchant trade association focused on payments. MAG members include America’s top merchant brands and 19 of the 20 largest retailers in the U.S. Mark is a CPA, CMA and CFP, although he prefers to spend his free time fishing.