About Optal

We add value to some of the world’s biggest businesses by re-inventing how B2B transactions work. Our story began in 2002, the facts speak volumes about our capabilities. Discover our latest news from our operations around the world.

Our story

Optal was established over 10 years ago. Its business initially involved providing ACH products for the travel and logistics industries in Australia. Searching for a business that had global potential, Optal launched one of the industry’s first virtual credit card payment products, utilising Mastercard Virtual Account Numbers (VANs) to make B2B payments.

  • Optal placed 18th in the latest Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100

  • Optal employed 60+ employees in London, Melbourne, Hong Kong, Dallas & New York

  • Signed Allianz as first UK based, Tier 1 insurer

  • Optal named one of EMEA’s Fastest Growing Tech Firms in the prestigious Deloitte Technology Fast 500 rankings

  • Optal officially UK’s 16th Fastest Growing Company said The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100

  • Optal recognised as Europe’s 7th Fastest Growing Company by The Financial Times and listed in the Top 1000 companies to inspire Britain

  • Optal acquired B2B payment business, Invapay. A technology platform that enables corporate buyers to use credit cards to pay suppliers who historically have not accepted card payments

  • Optal settled payments in 31 currencies and processed transactions in 45 countries

  • Optal moved to new head office facility at 17 Moorgate, Central London

  • Optal was a principal member of Mastercard for issuing and acquiring Mastercard cards in Australia

  • Optal Asia awarded SVF licence by the HKMA

  • Optal established its non-travel business and direct business platform and on boarded first new customers including Cohort as first direct customer outside of travel in International Education

  • Optal became the primary issuer of VANs to eNett acquiring this business from Euram

  • PSP launched new brand identity and introduced Optal Ltd as the new trading name

  • Optal completed the acquisition of Accomplish Financial Ltd (renamed Optal Financial Ltd), our regulated e-money institution (EMI)

  • Optal entered into a joint venture with Travelport in respect of eNett a leading Travel Commerce Platform

  • eNett established as Optal’s programme manager for travel services

  • PSP International PLC (now Optal Limited) incorporated

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Our offices

31 Queen Street.
Melbourne, VIC 3000.

Please call:
+61 (0) 3 8635 0300

Hong Kong
Unit 405 Tower 2 Lippo Centre
89 Queensway Admiralty

Please call:
+852 2785 6818

United Kingdom
17 Moorgate

Please call:
+44 (0) 33 3230 1842

Optal Financial Europe Limited
Fitzwilliam Hall
Fitzwilliam Place
D02 T292

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