Abe Maghaguian has over twenty (20) years of experience as a senior executive in the financial and payment processing industry. As CEO and President of Atlantic Pacific, Mr. Maghaguian implemented his think forward initiative. Through this initiative, he had created a boutique orientated organization with a client first mentality. Known for his tireless work ethic, he has successfully led Atlantic Pacific with its transition to an Acquirer/ISO/MSP through a partnership with TSYS Acquiring Solutions. His strong background in finance, business development, and technology coupled with his pivotal leadership has created a corporate culture focused on the development and delivery of strategic initiatives which drive profitability and bottom-line improvements.
Known for implementing change through the development of innovative and creative business practices, Mr. Maghaguian champions advanced business processes resulting in unprecedented organic growth strategies. Throughout his career, he has continually generated new growth opportunities through the identification of high-growth market segments and the implementation of new products and services.
Mr. Maghaguian holds a MBA from Concordia University in Irvine, CA. He currently serves on the Dean Advisory Board, and also sits on the Client Advisory Board of TSYS Acquiring Solutions.
Mr. Maghaguian also shares Mr. Hickman’s passion for charitable endeavors that benefit the community and maintains an active involvement with Teen Challenge and Convoy of Hope.