PURCHASE, N.Y. – May 31, 2018 – Mastercard today announced that leading cybersecurity expert Simon Hunt will join the company as executive vice president to head its cybersecurity solutions unit. Hunt’s role will be to further enhance Mastercard security capabilities for cardholders, customers, merchants and other stakeholders in light of the growing cybercrime threat. Cybercrime …
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Mastercard expands investment in Europe to further power the expansion of FinTechs, helping them reach scale at speed May 21st, 2018 – Mastercard today announces the creation of Accelerate, a new initiative to drive growth at scale for the fast-evolving FinTech industry, reflecting the company’s ongoing commitment to this sector. The initiative is designed to …
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As I get older (or wiser, the kind souls around me might say), I often find myself pausing to think about things we take for granted. Where in the world did the milk in my cereal come from? Who grew the beans that created the dark roast flavor of my coffee? Do they know it’s …
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Combining data and experience platforms to benefit global cities and citizens NEW YORK CITY, NY – May 9, 2018 – At Smart Cities New York, Mastercard today reaffirmed its commitment for more connected and inclusive cities, highlighting a new collaboration with Microsoft. The two global leaders for urban development will bring together their respective payment, …
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Recent CTO of New York City to Lead Scaling of Inclusive Civic Tech PURCHASE, NY – May 8, 2018 – Mastercard today announced that Miguel Gamiño Jr., most recently chief technology officer of New York City, has joined the company as its executive vice president for global cities. In this newly created role, Gamiño will …
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