The first payment solution designed for SMEs.

Our Story

PayPlug is the first omnichannel payment solution designed for SMEs.

Since 2012, we have been offering merchants an alternative to traditional banks with simple, high-performance tools and quality customer service.

Today, we are proud to participate in the growth of more than 15,000 merchants in France and Italy, by enabling them to accept credit card payments both online and in-store.

PayPlug is a subsidiary of Groupe BPCE.




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Our group

Groupe BPCE is the second largest banking group in France. With 100,000 employees, it serves 36 million customers worldwide, including individuals, professionals, companies, investors and local authorities. It is present in retail banking and insurance in France with its two major networks Banque Populaire and Caisse d'Epargne as well as Banque Palatine and Oney. It is also active worldwide, with Natixis, in asset management, retail banking and payments.



Supported by the European Union

The PayPlug Labs project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program (SME Instrument) under grant agreement No 666287.

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Security and Certifications

Our security and compliance specialists are here to protect customer data and implement regulatory processes.

PCI DSS Certification


We have been audited by XMCO and have obtained PCI DSS Service Provider certification, the strictest security standard for handing credit card data (Visa website).

Payment License


PayPlug is registered as a Licensed Payment Institution with the Authority of Prudential Control and Resolution under the number CIB 16778 (Regafi website).


PayPlug has been supported by many innovation-focused institutions since its was founded.

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Camille Tyan

Camille Tyan

Camille Tyan is PayPlug’s co-founder. With 10 years of experience in the financial, technology and media sectors, he began his career in consulting at McKinsey & Company, and then worked within Google’s global sales strategy group. He holds an electrical engineering degree from McGill University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Antoine Grimaud

Antoine Grimaud

Antoine Grimaud is PayPlug’s co-founder and CEO. An engineer by training, he has spent his career in the banking and financial sectors, including at the French Development Agency, for which he launched the investment activities in Brazil. He holds an engineering degree from Ecole Polytechnique and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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