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Business Leader, MasterCard Worldwide Communications
Bernhard joined MasterCard’s Worldwide Communications team in March 2012 after 5 years at the company’s European headquarters in Waterloo / Belgium, where he was responsible for the award-winning “One Month Without Cash” campaign and other strategic initiatives. In his current role, Bernhard is driving MasterCard’s global thought leadership platform. In his free time, Bernhard loves to explore New York and Connecticut with his young family.
In his debut post as a LinkedIn influencer, joining 300+ thought leaders, including Bill Gates and Richard Branson, MasterCard CEO, Ajay Banga, characterized the goal of achieving full financial inclusion by 2020 as our “generation’s equivalent of putting a man on the moon.” “Just as space flight and research transformed science, telecommunications, transportation, and more, …
Speaking at CMEP – the premier payments conference in Brazil – Ann Cairns, President International Markets for MasterCard, highlighted today that a new model to bring financial inclusion to billions of excluded people is much needed. “Bringing financial services to the excluded using traditional methods isn’t getting us there fast enough. We need to build …
On the heels of the World Bank’s pledge last week to provide universal financial access to all working-age adults by 2020, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga today laid out his vision of the future of commerce, driven by a more empowered, inclusive planet, where more people from more places are able to live more self-determined lives …
MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga’s key-note address for the Intel Capital Global Summit October 2013. In front of 1,000 business executives, technologists and entrepreneurs, he spoke about “The Future of Commerce.” In his speech, Ajay laid out his vision for the future of commerce where the convergence of the physical and the digital sets the stage for a …
Ann Cairns, MasterCard president of international markets is at SIBOS, the premier financial services conference, where for the very first time the important topic of financial inclusion took center stage. Watch the video interview with The Banker to hear Ann discuss MasterCard’s view, and how enabling financial inclusion for the 2.5 billion people who currently …