Newsmaker: Mike Maloney

Payzone, the Dublin-based electronic payments firm, has endured a rocky few years. After a period of rapid expansion, everything started to go wrong.

10th August, 2013
Mike Maloney, chief executive, Payzone.

Payzone, the Dublin-based electronic payments firm, has endured a rocky few years. After a period of rapid expansion, the highlight of which was its precursor firm Alphyra mounting a reverse takeover of AIM-listed Cardpoint in 2007 to become Payzone, everything started to go wrong.

Investors in the firm became unhappy and in 2008 a fractious boardroom battle saw them oust the firm's founder and chief executive, John Nagle.

Mike Maloney, an ex-army officer and former BT chief...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago