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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Analytics & Research

In an industry where credible, dynamic data has become top-of-mind, TSG’s proprietary platforms, AIM and GEM, have become go-to tools for clients.

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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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  • 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

  • As TSYS has continued to evolve, we are more focused on the key analytics of our business. Working with TSG and their AIM database has become a great asset

    Kathy Tuite

    CMO-SVP, TSYS Merchant Solutions

  • 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

  • For TSG, it was not about ‘the deal’ –  it was about ‘the fit’ and the opportunity for future success. We merged with a great company thanks to TSG.  The TSG team has deep industry knowledge, connections, and insight that I would recommend to anyone in the payments space.

    Joe Posey

    Terrapin Financial Services

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

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

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