Chief Product Officer
Michael Miebach is the chief product officer of Mastercard, leading the team that develops and manages the company’s consumer credit and debit, commercial, prepaid, acceptance, real-time payment and processing solutions. Mastercard products and solutions make everyday commerce activities – such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances – easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone. Michael is a member of the company’s management committee.
Michael brings a wealth of insights and global experience from a career in payments and retail banking to drive customer-focused innovation and deliver solutions that provide more than just a transaction. He previously headed Mastercard operations across the Middle East and Africa, and held senior roles at both Barclays Bank and Citibank across Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
Michael is a member of the board of directors for the nonprofit Accion, which provides Michael an opportunity to further pursue his passion of bringing more people greater opportunities in the formal economy. In 2017, Michael joined the advisory board of the Ronald McDonald House New York, a global charity that provides vital resources and compassionate care to children and their families being served by leading hospitals worldwide.
Michael holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Passau in Germany and lives in New York.