Šarūnas Šuipis is the Vice President of Operations and a Managing Director for Western Union‘s European Regional Operations Center in Vilnius, Lithuania since 2016. As the Site Leader, he is responsible for overall site governance, strategy, growth and operations. Also, being actively involved in business transformation, employee engagement and social responsibility ventures. Under his leadership, Western Union Lithuania has become the 2nd most reputable company in Lithuania, entered the TOP 3 for the most desirable employer and led site growth to 2,000 employees. In 2018, Šarūnas was recognized as Business Centre Manager of the Year in CEE Shared Services and Outsourcing awards in Warsaw, Poland. Šarūnas Šuipis joined Western Union in 2010 and held the positions of Director for Settlement Operations & Accounts Payable as well as Director, Operations where he was responsible for EMEA/APAC, USA & CIS regions. Before WU, Šarūnas worked at Deloitte for five years. Šarūnas Šuipis holds a Bachelor‘s degree in Mathematics of Finance and Insurance, Master‘s degree in Mathematics from Vilnius University and speaks three languages.