Our Leadership Team

Michael Reed

EVP and Managing Director, Europe

Michael Reed serves as Executive Vice President, Managing Director of Europe.

Michael Reed serves as a Bank of America Merchant Services Executive Vice President and Managing Director of operations in Europe, where the company does business as BofA Merrill Lynch Merchant Services (Europe), LLC. Reed is charged with growing the company’s European client portfolio and delivering innovative payments solutions to large clients.

Reed has held several senior leadership roles within Bank of America Merchant Services, having previously served as Executive Vice President for the company’s Corporate Client Segment and before that as Chief Operating Officer.

Prior to that, Reed spent 11 years in various leadership roles at First Data, which today co-owns Bank of America Merchant Services. He managed product delivery, service quality and financial performance for First Data’s Equity Alliances businesses. During this time, Reed created the first operational model between First Data and Bank of America Merchant Services. For several years, he oversaw all aspects of First Data’s relationship with Walmart and served as the principal liaison with the client executive team.

Reed was honorably discharged from the United States Air Force in 1995 and received the Air Force Achievement Medal for meritorious service. Today Reed serves as the executive sponsor of Bank of America Merchant Services’ Military Affinity Group, an internal talent development network for military veterans, current Guardsmen and Reservists and military spouses.