Become a 2017 conference sponsor and ensure your brand, products and services are profiled and widely promoted to the industry. See UKGCVA Sponsorship Packages 2017 for further information.


Lead sponsor


About SVS

As the conference’s lead sponsor, SVS is delighted to be able to demonstrate to our sector and wider business community our support for the UKGCVA. The Association provides a proactive forum for all things gift card and voucher and we are proud to stand on the same platform as the UKGCVA, promoting excellence and best practice within our industry.

Being leaders in the prepaid industry for more than 20 years and remaining at the forefront, embracing and promoting new technology and innovation, SVS has a wealth of experience supported by our research and our global customer base. This covers gift cards, promotions and incentives, both physical and virtual.

The UKGCVA’s Annual Conference provides an excellent opportunity for us all to share our knowledge and learn from others. SVS looks forward to attending the Conference and further strengthening the connections we have throughout this exciting market sector.

Networking sponsor


About CPI Card Group

CPI Card Group is a leading provider in payment card production and related services, offering a single source for credit, debit and prepaid debit cards including EMV chip, personalisation, instant issuance, print on demand, fulfilment, and mobile payment services. With more than 20 years of experience in the payments market and as a trusted partner to financial institutions and retailers, CPI’s solid reputation of product consistency, quality and outstanding customer service supports our position as a leader in the market. Serving our customers from ten locations throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, we have the largest network of high security facilities in North America, each of which is certified by one or more of the payment brands: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Interac in Canada.

Our philosophy has ensured we remain focused on what’s important – delivering what our customers need. Over the years, our growth has provided us with unequalled capabilities to serve our core markets. We continue to invest and diversify our business in order to remain relevant to our customers today and as market needs change.

Learn more at www.cpicardgroup.com

Registration sponsor


About PrePay Solutions

PrePay Solutions (PPS) is a leading, global prepaid services company. It is jointly owned by Edenred, the world leader in prepaid corporate services, and MasterCard Worldwide, a global technology company and payments industry leader. PPS is offering a range of services including processing, BIN sponsorship, eWallet provision, compliance and fraud services, supply chain management, customer services and end to end program design and management. We are unique as we process from a single global in-house processing platform.

PPS have been delivering payment innovation for decades. We have built the world’s leading alternative payments platform, to support the complex requirements of our client programmes. These cover closed loop, open loop and private label across gifting, loyalty, promotions, benefits, travel, banking solutions, virtual cards, expense management, general purpose and mobile. PPS has been trusted by global brands such as PayPal, Virgin Money, TUI, EE, Debenhams, Arcadia Group, New Look, House of Fraser, Edenred and Ticketmaster to design, implement and manage leading prepaid programmes. PPS has over 200 client programmes across 29 countries.

Delegate sponsor


About First Data

First Data (NYSE: FDC) is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. The company’s 24,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,500 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year.

Drinks sponsor


About Laithwaite’s

Wine always makes a lovely gift! And who better to choose from than Laithwaite’s, the UK’s no.1 home delivery wine merchant. Family-owned firm have been going direct to find those delicious gems you won’t find on the big retailers’ shelves. Over nearly 50 years, they’ve built up an award-winning range of 1,400 different wines, beers, spirits and Champagne. Every bottle comes with a 100% money back guarantee and customer service second to none.

Great source of knowledge of the gift card market in general, as well as insight into specific solutions and problems.