John Drechny
Senior Director of Payment Services
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

John has worked for Walmart since 1998 holding various positions in Marketing, Financial Services and Treasury.  In his current role he is responsible for Network/Acquirer relationships as well as Core processing of electronic transactions at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. John is the Chairmen of the EMV Migration Forum Steering Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Merchant Advisory Group.    He is also a member of Visa’s Executive Risk forum, MasterCard’s Point of Interaction group and Discover’s Merchant Advisory Council.  He attended Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL, where he received his Bachelor’s degree.