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Karen Pascoe

Karen Pascoe is the Senior Vice President, Experience Design, Digital Payment & Labs at MasterCard.

In her role, Karen leads the design of key consumer and customer facing experiences in MasterCard’s broader transition to digital. She is also leading design of their third party developer tools, to bring MasterCard capabilities to a broader set of commerce and money movement innovations in the digital and physical world.

Karen’s focus is connecting business strategy with deep user insights to deliver innovative design solutions at a global scale. She’s also an expert in design for transactional systems with the unique challenges they present from an execution perspective.

Prior to joining MasterCard, Karen has held experience design leadership roles at PayPal and JPMorgan Chase. She lives and works in New York City.