Mint Partners with CATO

Sydney, 19 September 2023 – Mint Payments is pleased to announce that they have become a Platinum Partner of the Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO). Having secured preferred payments partnerships with major retail travel networks, including an exclusive arrangement with the Helloworld Group, this strategic partnership with CATO strengthens Mint’s commitment to the Travel Industry by extending support to the Supply side.

As a Platinum Partner, Mint will work closely with CATO to support members with their payments strategy, providing a consultative approach in simplifying processes, increasing visibility of spend & managing risk. Mint has assembled a team of travel and payment experts with extensive experience across wholesale, retail, corporate and airline as well both card acquiring and issuing. 

Mint CEO, Alex Teoh added "We are pleased to become a Platinum CATO Partner and see this as natural continuation of the strong relationship Mint has already developed with many members of the CATO network, and broader Australian travel industry."

CATO MD, Brett Jardine, extended a warm welcome to MINT, stating, "Our unwavering commitment to helping our members discover leading products and services is ingrained in our DNA. We're always looking to simplify the process of identifying appropriate solutions for their needs."

About Mint Payments
Mint Payments is an Australian fintech specialising in a wide range of end-to-end payments solutions allowing businesses to accept payments from their customers and make payments to their suppliers locally and internationally. Mint Payments aims to add value, rather than simply process it, focusing on user experience to deliver a full-service, vertically focused payments orchestration platform to help companies and their customers transact in more rewarding ways.

About CATO
The Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO) is the peak industry body exclusively representing Australian based tour operators and travel wholesalers.  CATO is dedicated to promoting the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and innovation within the Australian travel industry whilst delivering unrivalled levels of consumer confidence through CATO’s industry leading sector-specific Accreditation program. CATO fosters collaboration among its members, encourages innovation, and promotes responsible travel experiences around the world that resonate with modern travellers seeking authenticity and sustainability. For more information about CATO visit