Certified Payment Professional (CPP) Designation

Paul Erdal, Founder of Payment System Consultants has successfully completed and passed the Certified Payment Professional examination earning the CPP designation.


The Electronic Transactions Association Certified Payments Professional™  Designation:

The ETA Certified Payments Professional (ETA CPP)™ program sets the standard for professional performance and is a symbol of excellence in the payments industry. By earning the ETA CPP, candidates demonstrate their commitment to a high standard of performance excellence. The ETA CPP demonstrates the knowledge and skills required to perform competently in today’s complex electronic payments environment. The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), a not-for-profit trade association, sponsors the ETA CPP certification program on behalf of the entire electronic payments profession. The credential reflects the responsibilities of today’s payments professionals. ETA is committed to ensuring that the ETA CPP credential becomes the highest standard of excellence in the industry.



The Electronic Transactions Association is the leading trade association for the payments industry, representing over 500 companies worldwide involved in electronic transaction processing products and services. The purpose of ETA is to influence, monitor and shape the payments industry by providing leadership through education, advocacy and the exchange of information. ETA’s membership spans the breadth of the payments industry to include independent sales organizations (ISOs), payments networks, financial institutions, transaction processors, mobile payments products and services, payments technologies, and software providers (ISV) and hardware suppliers.