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Ed Glassman

Ed Glassman is group executive, Global Commercial Products at MasterCard Worldwide.  In this role, he leads the global development and commercialization of the MasterCard innovative commercial products and solutions that serve small business, mid- and large market organizations and public sector institutions.  

Mr. Glassman has held senior management positions in Commercial Banking at Citibank, ABN AMRO and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).  His responsibilities have included both business and technology areas including global development and delivery of Treasury Products and Services for clients around the world. 

Previously, he served as chief information officer for the GTS businesses at RBS and ABN AMRO.  At ABN AMRO, he led the global product organization in its stellar growth, helping the company to become one of the pre-eminent GTS banks in the world.   

Prior to ABN AMRO, Mr. Glassman led the Commercial Cards platform at Citibank, later heading Global Product Development for GTS -- including the development and deployment of CitiDirect across the world.  This market-leading commercial e-banking solution delivered both traditional and new GTS products and services to customers in every geography.   

Earlier in his career, Mr. Glassman spent 12 years at IBM consulting on new and emerging technologies and their effect on business strategies and operations.  In addition, he also worked in corporate roles at IBM and Pfizer.

Mr. Glassman holds a BS and MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). ​

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Thursday, June 12