Digital commerce is built on trust. At every point along the eCommerce journey, businesses must make a critical decision: Can I trust this customer? Answering this simple question accurately and instantly is powerful—it can accelerate revenue growth and strengthen a company’s connection with its customers. How do we do it? Forter was founded on the insight that it's not about what is being purchased, nor where— but who is behind the interaction.
The Forter Decision Engine finds patterns across more than one billion identities in our dataset. We isolate fraudsters and protect customers—ensuring everyone gets the experience they deserve. Given that trust is central to how we operate, Forter is very much driven by a defined set of values. We attract remarkable talent and have retention and engagement levels that are well above benchmarks. We’re meticulous about strengthening our culture as we grow and ensuring this is an environment where people can have outsized impact.
About the role:
This is an exciting time for Forter as we have seen great success in the market and are building a team to support the growth. We are looking for a talented and self-driven Enterprise Account Executive that thrives in a dynamic sales cycle environment to join our APAC based Forter team focusing in Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and India. The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in achieving our ambitious customer acquisition and revenue growth objectives.
What you'll be doing:
Work closely with a large list of named Fortune 500 prospect accounts, utilizing a consultative approach to identify pain points and challenges that Forter's fraud prevention platform can help solve
Manage a sales pipeline and process from initial outreach to presentation, negotiation, and close
Identify and build relationships with economic champions / buyers within major accounts and position Forter's value proposition to the appropriate lines of business and technical teams
Collaborate with Sales Development and Marketing teams to drive leads and account activity, as well as with our Pre-sales Solutions Consultants to create customized sales presentations and tailored ROI models
Provide field analysis and feedback internally to help shape sales collateral and longer term expansion planning
Build a strong understanding of the online payments industry, including credit card issuing/acquiring experience and familiarity with its ecosystem (partners, resellers, processors)
Represent Forter at industry events and sales meetings with key eCommerce players in SEA
What you'll need:
High integrity and passion for winning
Minimum of 6 years as a top quota carrying direct sales executive, with a track record of outperforming targets and annual quotas
Proven success in selling innovative solutions/services to merchants/enterprises is a must; with a focus on FinTech and eCommerce solutions (analytics, platforms, financial and/or technology solutions)
A strong network with a proven track record of enterprise sales within top 500 eCommerce companies is a big plus
Demonstrated success in target account selling in a multi-regional capacity across SEA
The ability to build strong relationships, as demonstrated through prior experience prospecting and leveraging industry contacts to develop and close new businesses
A strong understanding of the online payment industry, including credit card issuing/acquiring experience and familiarity with its ecosystem (partners, resellers, processors) is also a big plus
Experience in a fast-paced startup, with the ability to work in a rapidly expanding and changing environment
Exceptional professional presence, with outstanding presentation and communication skills
Ability to travel as required
Life as a Forterian:
We are a team of over 500 Forterians spread across 3 different continents. Our success so far in the marketplace has allowed us to achieve a total series F valuation of over $3 Billion, making us the most valuable privately-held fraud prevention company globally. Our investors include: Tiger Global, Bessemer, Sequoia Capital, March Capital, and Salesforce Ventures.
Competitive salary and commission plan
Private health insurance, including vision and dental coverage
Generous PTO policy
Half day Fridays, every Friday
Work from home allowance
Annual company-wide event - Forter Week
At Forter, we believe unique people create unique ideas, and valuable experience comes in many forms. So, even if your background doesn't match everything we have listed in the job description, we still encourage you to apply and tell us why your skills and values could be an asset to us. By welcoming different perspectives, we grow together as humans and as a company.
Forter is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that will consider all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.