David Watson

David Watson

Mr David Watson has more than 30 years of retail experience and was a private industry trainer and academic in Australia prior to starting what would become a series of businesses. His efforts lead him to have one of the top 100 fastest growing businesses in Australia for 3 consecutive years prior to his selling the venture to a growth driven supplier. His Australian company was a ‘first adopter’ in Australia of 3D Security for online sales in 2001 with Verified by Visa and SecureCode for Mastercard.  Today he is heading up Asia based, https://Future.Travel, an online ticketing and hotel room portal specialising in discount airline tickets, low cost hotel rooms, and business travel management services. Having a global sales focus, in 2013 he extended the payment acceptance for the firm to include digital transactions via Bitcoin, the use of peer to peer payment systems in real-time transactions. He is an ardent supporter of secure payment systems to minimise risk, speeding up cross border transactions, and developing new pathways to increase profits for organisations via transaction processes. David is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and manages payment connections to more than 350 airlines and 400,000 hotels. Future.Travel is a logistics partner for Blockchain Week Vietnam.

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