Safran Announces Mastercard Certification for Style2Pay

“By enhancing their contactless offering with Style2Pay, banks will be able to motivate existing and new customers to experience the convenience of contactless technology.” -Philippe Bertiaux, Vice President & General Manager Payment, Safran Identity & Security

Safran Identity & Security has announced that Style2Pay, its wearable payments solution, has been certified by Mastercard.

Safran Announces Mastercard Certification for Style2PayFirst announced last month, Safran’s newly certified solution is a contactless payment technology designed to fit into any form factor, and intended for wearable applications.

“Mastercard’s certification underlines the security of Style2Pay and its compatibility for transactions,” said Safran Identity & Security Payment VP and General Manager Philippe Bertiaux. “By enhancing their contactless offering with Style2Pay, banks will be able to motivate existing and new customers to experience the convenience of contactless technology. This will strengthen customer loyalty and open up new revenue streams.”

The company also recently announced both Mastercard and Visa certification for its Airpass mPayment solution, suggesting it’s increasingly seeking to work with such global payments giants to promote its payment technologies.