Middle East Payment Services and Mastercard Sponsor Lexus Tennis Festival for 2017

In collaboration with Mastercard, Middle East Payment Services (MEPS) – a leading, innovative payment services provider in the Middle East – has sponsored the Lexus Tennis Festival, which took place at the Tennis Academy Amman (TTA) at Al Hussein Youth City between 15 and 22 September 2017. In light of its sponsorship, MEPS provided a number of point-of-sale (POS) devices at the event, particularly at the Village, which was open for three days during the festival. Festival attendees were also encouraged to participate in the talent show, where the top three performers were awarded Mastercard prepaid cards valued at USD 1,000, USD 500 and USD 200, respectively. Moreover, MEPS showcased its newest products and services at the lively festival, which was held for the third consecutive year. Several company employees introduced attendees to MEPS’ latest payment solutions, namely the National Wallet and contactless payment technology.   Commenting on the sponsorship, MEPS ‎CEO, Walid Al Nasser, said, “We are delighted to sponsor an event of such magnitude as the Lexus Tennis Festival, which is the largest event of its kind in the Kingdom, attracting vast numbers of tennis and sports lovers of various ages every year. Such events offer the ideal opportunity to engage with a large number of clients as we present them with the latest MEPS products and payment solutions.” As a co-sحonsor of the festival, Basel Eltell, General Manager – Saudi Arabia & Levant, Mastercard, said, “Mastercard is comitted to bringing cardholders closer to their passions. As such, we have developed a wide portfolio of sporting partnerships, including key global tennis events, to bring fans closer to the game. The Lexus Tennis Festival was an ideal platform to reward our tennis enthusiasts in Jordan, making their experience even more priceless.”  


Ameer Ben Malek, Jordan