Kevin Stanton appointed chief transformation officer PURCHASE, N.Y. – January 13, 2020 – Mastercard today announced the appointment of Raj Seshadri as president for the company’s data and services organization, reporting directly to Ajay Banga, president and chief executive officer. She succeeds Kevin Stanton, who has taken on a new role as chief transformation officer. Seshadri …
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New application informs and empowers cardholders to maximize the full potential of their card benefits LAS VEGAS – January 8, 2020 – Mastercard today unveiled a new augmented reality (AR) app that lets cardholders see, explore and access the benefits of their Mastercard. The industry-first card benefits app delivers a photorealistic AR experience that transports …
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Company opens sonic brand architecture to global artists for custom curation   LAS VEGAS – January 7, 2020 – Built on trust and passion, Mastercard is redefining how people interact and recall the brand with the drop of its first-ever sonic-integrated music single. As experiences increasingly define the brand in the eyes of the consumer, …
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PURCHASE, NEW YORK – December 26, 2019 – Retailers have much to cheer about this holiday season. According to Mastercard SpendingPulseTM, holiday retail sales increased 3.4 percent (ex auto) with online sales growing 18.8 percent compared to 2018. Mastercard SpendingPulse provides insights into overall retail spending trends across all payment types, including cash and check. …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – December 23, 2019 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) today announced an agreement to acquire RiskRecon, a leading provider of artificial intelligence and data analytics solutions to support companies in protecting their cyber systems and infrastructure. In a rapidly evolving digital world, cybercrime is a pertinent threat to business. Large-scale data breaches and ransomware …
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