Jessica TurnerEVP - North America Product and Innovation at Mastercard
Jessica Turner is executive vice president, Product and Innovation, North America at Mastercard. In her role, Jess leads strategy, design, development and commercialization of both digital and card products. She is also responsible for Mastercard’s inclusive growth strategy in the region, which is focused on leveraging Mastercard technology and expertise to address the challenges of the digital economy, such as financial security, economic development and the changing nature of work.
Jess also manages the company’s key issuers globally, leading a product team to collaborate with them to advance digital solutions and payments.
Prior to taking on this role, she ran Mastercard’s digital product and Labs in North America, where she was responsible for creating best-in-class digital solution and payment technologies. Since 2006, Jess has held various positions of increasing responsibility at Mastercard, which included customer engagement and collaboration with telecommunications companies and banks such as Citi, Bank of America and Barclays. She has lead teams responsible for delivering digital solutions and payment experiences for both emerging and developed markets. Jess’ previous roles included leading product development at Affinion Loyalty Group and marketing strategy at Capital One.
Jess is a champion for women in technology inside the organization and within the industry. Both at work and in her free time, she likes mentoring, sharing real-life lessons and career strategies with women in the technology space.