On Thursday, U.S. President Barack Obama nominated Shamina Singh, MasterCard Global Director of Government Social Programs to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service. Read full press release.
Ajay Banga, MasterCard president and chief executive officer, commented, “MasterCard is proud that Shamina has been nominated to join the Corporation for National and Community Service and we are confident that her years of experience in both sectors will be a valuable addition to the Board of Directors.”
Shamina also serves as the Executive Director of the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth. Launched in November 2013, the Center conducts and supports academic research, and provides philanthropic investments that further sustainable and equitable economic growth and financial inclusion around the world. See related news brief.