The Strawhecker Group

Analytics + Consulting

Our unique offering to the payments ecosystem is built on decades of focused expertise and powerful data.  We inform and guide the world’s leading payment players, from fintech startups to Fortune 500 companies.

TSG Services

TSG’s unique offering is built on decades of focused expertise, powerful data, and the combined intangible value these provide.

Management Consulting

Management consulting encompasses the full spectrum of advisory services within the global payments industry. TSG has the experience and expertise to provide real-time strategies.

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Buy/Sell Consulting

Whether buying or selling, seeking investment funding, or planning your company’s exit strategy, TSG’s experience can be critical to achieving success.

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TSG’s analytics and consulting combine to provide whitepapers on industry players, new entrants, and essential knowledge to improve decision-making.

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  • TSG’s eReport subscription provides timely, credible insights for our team. We always look forward to the next release!

    Ivy Boehm

    Vice President, Market Insights, Merchant Services, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

  • Thank you for the tremendous work effort and the data provided. TSG’s expertise provided new insights and education around the merchant acquiring space, while the benchmarks conducted highlighted data sets that no amount of advice would have uncovered.

    Angela Lim

    Senior Director - Acquiring Specialist, Visa Worldwide

  • TSG’s webinar presentation was fantastic. The content was excellent and the execution was amazing.

    Stacey Maude

    VP Commercial Product Management North American Financial Institutions, Elavon

  • TSG worked diligently throughout the entire RFP and contract process and provided assistance with regard to finding credit card partners. The team’s expertise has been invaluable and we look forward to re-engaging in another project in the future.

    Matt T. Minchow

    Vice President, Mutual of Omaha Bank

  • After receiving the weekly GEM reporting on gateway transaction performance (ours vs. the market), we made the strategic decision to allocate additional resources to help maximize our gateway’s transaction speed.

    Ted Cucci

    President & CEO, Fluid Pay

  • Since joining GEM we have worked closely with TSG to make tangible adjustments. The GEM team has helped us better understand and improve our platforms and integrations by bringing forward a customer vantage point. Their expertise has been critical during this time.

    Wally Mlynarski

    Chief Product Officer, Elavon

TSG serves the payments ecosystem, which includes companies such as:

  • American Express
  • Intuit
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Mastercard
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Worldpay

TSG Updates

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