Evertec names new board of directors member

Evertec, Inc. (NYSE: EVTC) said it has named Peter Harrington to the company´s board of directors.

Harrington has been president and chief executive officer of Evertec since February 2012. Prior to joining Evertec, Harrington served as president of Latin America and Canada for First Data Corp. from 2002 to 2008. Harrington replaces Félix M. Villamil on Evertec´s board of directors.

Evertec is the leading full-service transaction processing business in Latin America and the Caribbean. Based in Puerto Rico, Evertec provides a broad range of merchant acquiring, payment processing and business process management services across 19 countries in the region. For more information, visit http://www.evertecinc.com