Worldline Greece: Awarded Fintech of the Year 2023 & gained four more awards for Smart POS

Athens — 23 / 02 / 2023

As Worldline Greece, we are building our footprint on the Greek market, focusing on the local expertise and innovative solutions we can offer to our customers.

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Digital Finance awards 2023

In this context, we are proudly sharing that Worldline Greece has been  awarded as Fintech of the Year at Digital Finance Awards 2023 and gained four more awards for Smart POS app, our tap on mobile service. 

Recognition endorsing Worldline’s Greece innovative solutions.

Worldline Greece participated in Digital Finance Awards 2023 by nominating Smart POS app, the application that turns any android device into a POS, and obtained 4 awards

Best Merchant Acquiring Digital InitiativeDigital Finance Awards 2023 Gold
Best Payments ProjectDigital Finance Awards 2023 Silver
Best Fintech SolutionDigital Finance Awards 2023 Silver
Best Card Digital InitiativeDigital Finance Awards 2023 bronze


This acknowledgment comes as a recognition for the our long-term commitment to offer innovative digital payment solutions that evolve, have an impact and serve in the most effective way our customers and their needs. 

As Alexandros Papageorgiou, Worldline Greece Product Portfolio Director, noted at his speech on the ceremony: “In Worldline Greece, we work closely with our partners and customers to find the solution that will grow their business and their ambitions become reality.  This is how Smart POS app came to life, due to the increase of the contactless payments and the need for an easy, secure and fast solution. We developed an app that turns any android to a POS.  A download away from your transactions with no extra equipment!  Thank you all for this award  that really makes a difference to more than 5.000 merchants. Special thank you to all our colleagues  at Worldline Greece for the hard work and the commitment that make it happen and last but not least we would like to express our appreciation to all our customers.  We promise that we will keep evolving and offering you even more for your business, digital payments that enable you to grow.”

Being the first launching a soft pos solution in the Greek market, and almost a year after, our product team brought three new functionalities. By the end of 2022, we have available tips, free instalments and scanner made Smart POS the most advanced tap on mobile application that a merchant can have. In Q2 of 2023 Smart POS will support DCC, pre-authorization and moto while by the end of the year it will offer loyalty functionalities. 


Worldline Greece as Fintech of the Year 2023

Digital Finance Awards ceremony concluded with four Grand Awards for the Smart POS app where the Fintech of the Year was given to Worldline Greece as a recognition for its total contribution to the Cards Acquiring Business.


As Ioannis Kitixis,  Worldline Greece CEO commented: “It is a great honor for Worldline Greece to be awarded as the Fintech of the Year.  Such a distinction highlights our mission to design and operate leading digital payment and transactional solutions that enable sustainable economic growth  and we can make a difference supporting Greek businesses to grow.”

About Digital Finance Awards

The institution of the Digital Finance Awards, present the Awards to the Organizations and Companies that distinguish for innovative Digital Transformation projects of the wider Financial Sector, in the pillars of Digital Banking and Digital Insurance.


Eleni Diamanti

Eleni Diamanti

Marketing & Communications Manager