CEO & Founder @ NETOPIA [RO]
With more the 19 years of experience on the local online & digital market, Antonio Eram founded his own business,
NETOPIA mobilpay, in 2005.
Today, the company is the leading player of the Romanian digital & mobile payment market. With headquarters in Bucharest and an office in the US, in California, NETOPIA mobilPay has developed in the first Romanian product ever awarded in a fintech competition from Silicon Valley. The Romanian mobilPay Wallet app, developed by the NETOPIA team, ranked among top 3 most voted technologies at the first startup dedicated expo in the US.
mobilPay Wallet is also among the most awarded payment solutions in Romania, declared the year’s premiere at the Nocash Gala in 2014. In the same year, the app ranked also the first position at the Mobile Award Romania, in the Payment category. In 2015, the NETOPIA mobilPay innovation was once again recognized with the „Premiere of the year” distinction, while one of its top partners received the „shop of the year” award, also at the Nocash Gala.
Launched in March 2013, the mobilPay Wallet app is available on smartphones, can be downloaded for free from Google Play and App Store, and can be used for payments for monthly bills, prepaid phone cards, restaurant bills and other online and offline products and services. Starting 2015, users can also pay with mobilPay their home utility bills, road passing fees, public transportation tickets, and other online and offline shopping. Also, starting last year, consumers can pay with mobilPay Wallet in all Carrefour and Selgros stores in Romania and in the Cora retail stores located in Bucharest.