CardConnect is a full-service provider of electronic transaction processing services. The Company offers CardPointe, a platform which provides transaction processing, full transaction-lifecycle management, custom reporting, etc. It also provides CardSecure which integrates omni-channel payment acceptance into popular ERP systems.

Employee Rating

Parent CompanyFirst Data
HQKing of Prussia, US
CardConnect was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in King of Prussia, US

Viewing summary data as a guest

Sign up for free to see all data

Key People/Management at CardConnect

Brian Shanahan

Brian Shanahan

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Patrick Shanahan

Patrick Shanahan

Angelo Grecco

Angelo Grecco

Chief Business Development Officer
Michael Mertz

Michael Mertz

Chief Sales Officer
Robert Nathan

Robert Nathan

EVP, Integrated Solutions
Nicholas Aceto

Nicholas Aceto

Senior Vice President, Technology
Show more

CardConnect Office Locations

CardConnect has an office in King of Prussia
King of Prussia, US (HQ)
1000 Continental Dr #300
Show all (1)

CardConnect Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$50 m


In total, CardConnect had raised $50 m. CardConnect is a subsidiary of First Data

CardConnect Revenue

Embed Graph
View revenue for all periods
CardConnect's revenue was reported to be $589.32 m in FY, 2016 which is a 28.5% increase from the previous period.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016



Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold


Gross profit

USDFY, 2015FY, 2016



Accounts Receivable


Current Assets



USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income


Depreciation and Amortization


Accounts Payable


Cash From Operating Activities

Show all financial metrics

CardConnect Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Apr, 2019


67 k230 k

Merchants (US)

38.06 k48.40 k51.83 k
Show all operating metrics

CardConnect Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
SmartPayAugust 08, 2013
FTS Holding Corporation
Princeton Payment Solutions

CardConnect Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

CardConnect revenue breakdown by business segment: 98.8% from Merchant Acquiring Services and 1.2% from Other

CardConnect Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

CardConnect News and Updates

Datatel IVR Payments Receives CardConnect Certification

This latest certification allows merchants to seamlessly process credit, debit card and ACH transactions through Datatel's IVR Payments as a Service to CardConnect

First Data to buy CardConnect for $750 mln

First Data Corp said May 29 that it agreed to buy CardConnect for $15 a share or $750 million. CardConnect, of King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, is a payment processor. Allen & Company LLC provided financial advice to First Data and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP acted as its legal advisor. Financi…

CardConnect Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CardConnect founded?

    CardConnect was founded in 2006.

  • Who are CardConnect key executives?

    CardConnect's key executives are Brian Shanahan, Patrick Shanahan and Angelo Grecco.

  • What is CardConnect revenue?

    Latest CardConnect annual revenue is $589.3 m.

  • Who are CardConnect competitors?

    Competitors of CardConnect include Paymetric, Zaver and Viva Republica.

  • Where is CardConnect headquarters?

    CardConnect headquarters is located at 1000 Continental Dr #300, King of Prussia.

  • Where are CardConnect offices?

    CardConnect has an office in King of Prussia.

  • How many offices does CardConnect have?

    CardConnect has 1 office.