Sherri Haymond is Executive Vice President of Digital Partnerships in North America at Mastercard. In her role, she and her team are responsible for executing the Mastercard digital strategy globally with U.S. digital merchants and technology partners. Her team also leads the company’s efforts to commercialize new commerce opportunities across the ‘Internet of Things’ in close partnership with Digital Payments and Labs and spearheads the ongoing development of our Digital Standards.

Prior to her current role, Sherri was senior vice president of Digital Channel Engagement, where she managed the company’s relationships with key digital partners, including device manufacturers, digital wallet operators and telcos. She also developed the Mastercard ‘Commerce for Every Device’ program and implemented the Mastercard framework for Digital Activity, including the Express Program.
Sherri joined Mastercard in 2010 as Global Core Products Counsel supporting the Global Debit, Prepaid and ATM Networks teams. In 2011, she began leading the legal team that supported Emerging Payments and Mastercard Labs, where she played a key role in launching Masterpass, the Mastercard Digital Enablement Service and Simplify Commerce, as well as developing industry Tokenization Standards.