First Data Resources has named Roger D. Van Scoy managing director of its European business.
Overseeing card processing operations in Europe, which includes operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, and Spain, Mr. Van Scoy reports to David P. Bailis, executive vice president of First Data Corp.
In the Basildon, England, post, Mr. Van Scoy succeeds Joe Jackson, who has become president for money transfer, payments, and strategic development at First Data's Western Union Commercial Services division.
Mr. Van Scoy most recently was managing director of First Data in the Asia-Pacific region. He joined the company in September 1996 from Electronic Data Systems Corp.