Our strength comes from our people.
When you choose Meta as a business partner, you'll work with an experienced team
that approaches every challenge with integrity, creativity and passion. We bring
you innovative thinking informed by unmatched expertise in the payment solutions
It starts at the top. Our executive team cut their teeth among prominent payment
companies including four top positions at other prepaid organizations and two founding
members of the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association. That gives us the knowledge
and understanding to create successful products as well as the industry expertise
to make your prepaid program a success.
Allow us to introduce ourselves.
President, Meta Payment Systems
Executive Vice President, MetaBank and Meta Financial Group
Brad Hanson has more than 20 years of experience in financial services, including
numerous banking, card industry and technology-related capacities. During his career
Brad has played a significant role in the development of the prepaid card industry.
His experience working with regulators and many financial innovators provides a
unique perspective on the history of prepaid, current threats and opportunities,
and the changing roles of key participants in the prepaid value chain.
Brad is the President of Meta Payment Systems and a member of the board of directors,
executive committee and Executive Vice President of Meta Financial Group and MetaBank.
Brad is a founding member of the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association and still
serves in an advisory role on the board. Brad has been recognized as a Paybefore
Industry Achievement Award Winner and serves on the Advisory Board for the Gallup-HOPE
Index which studies and promotes financial literacy in our nation’s schools.
One of my goals in life has been to help provide
opportunities for millions of people who do not have access to the kinds of financial
products and services that many of us take for granted. That’s why Meta’s mission
is to promote financial inclusion for everyone. Meta is committed to supporting
financial literacy and products that help move people toward financial freedom.
The prepaid industry provides a critical platform for us to accomplish that, and
I am honored to be part of it.
- Brad Hanson