Les Matthews

Les Matthews » SVP, Marketing Development | Emerging Merchants, MasterCard

Les Matthews is Senior Vice President, U.S. Market Development at MasterCard where he has worked for the last 7 years. He is responsible for managing relationships with all US based digital ecommerce merchants and business development for disruptive technology companies.

Prior to MasterCard he served in senior roles for Washington Mutual, Bank of America and American Express developing innovative product and marketing strategies designed to increase revenues for the card payment business.

For the last several years Les has been focused on emerging technologies and their increasing importance to the commerce eco-system and is keenly focused on driving and delivering innovative solutions for MasterCard’s customer base.

He holds a BA in psychology and MBA in marketing/MIS.