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Pay-Account Standards Board

The Pay–Account Standards Board manages the development of standards concerning any interaction between airlines and any other parties for the purpose of managing financial processes supporting the delivery of passenger services to the extent these are developed under the Passenger Services Conference. 

This includes but is not limited to payment, settlement data exchange standards, and other related financial data exchange standards. 

Groups under the Pay-Account Board:

  • BSP Data Interchange Group
  • Frequent Flier Program Fraud Prevention Group
  • Payment Fraud Prevention Group
  • Customer Payment Group
  • Transparency in Payments (TIP) Group
  • Settlement with Orders (SwO) Group

BSP Data X FFP Fraud Payment Fraud Customer Payment TIP SwO

The BSP Data Interchange Group:

  • Deals with matters concerning the development and maintaining data interchange specifications for the exchange of passenger ticketing and related data between Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) business partners. 
  • Reviews and endorses proposals to create or amend standards to develop and document suitable technical solutions for the provision of BSP related data, for publication in the BSP Data Interchange Specifications Handbook (DISH) and ensure that those technical solutions align with existing standards.
  • Develops and documents suitable technical solutions for the provision of BSP related data, for publication in the DISH.
  • Proposes realistic implementation schedules for changes to the DISH standards, for review by PASB.
  • Where practical, BDISG will take into account business requirements of BSP business partners.
  • Reviews and endorses proposals to amend PSC Resolution 750 Attachment A - BSP Data Interchange Specifications Handbook.
  • Liaises with other process owning groups under the PSC, and advisory groups under Industry Committees as required.
  • Maintains a work plan and reports regularly to PASB.
  • Develops and endorses other standards as directed by the PASB.


To view and/or participate in the activities under the BSP Data Interchange Group, please access the SSW site.

Membership of the Pay-Account Standards Board (PASB)

The following representatives have been elected to serve on the Pay-Account Standards Board for a two year period:

Air China Wei Tian Supervisor - Internal Control, Settlement and Accounting
Air Canada Christian Isford Vice-President & Controller
Air France Jerome Boyer VP – Financial Shared Service Centre
American Airlines Mary Beth Macdonald Managing Director of Revenue Accounting
British Airways Györgyi Szantner Head of Finance Services
Cathay Pacific Airways​​Barry Tse Manager Revenue Accounting
Delta Air Lines Mark Manhan Director - Revenue Accounting
Rukhsana Pawane
Senior Manager Quality Assurance - FSS
Etihad Airways
Ivan Colaco
Head of Credit Control and Payment Solutions
Merle van der Storm
Director Reporting & Control Passenger Business Commercial
Korean Air
Sang Jun Lee
General Manager
LATAM Airlines
Marcela Figueroa
Financial Projects Director
Lufthansa German Airlines
Nadine Goebbels
Head of Settlement of Payment Methods
Qantas Airways Limited
Konda Reddy
Manager Finance
Singapore Airlines
Boon Siong Ong
Manager Passenger Sales Accounting
Swiss International Air Lines
Myriam Burget
Head of Revenue Accounting
Turkish Airlines
Bilal Ismail YalmanbaÅŸ
Vice President / Revenue Accounting
United Airlines
Susan Wade
Managing Director, Passenger Revenue Accounting
IATA Secretary 
Altug Meydanli
​Senior Manager Airline Distribution Standards (Pay-Accounts)

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