Ron Green is executive vice president and Chief Security Officer for Mastercard. He leads a global team that ensures the safety and security of the MasterCard network, as well as internal and external products and services, including business continuity.
Prior to joining MasterCard, Mr. Green held leading information security positions with Fidelity Information Services (FIS), Blackberry and Bank of America. Mr. Green has extensive experience working with international and federal law enforcement agencies both as a special agent in the United States Secret Service and as an officer in the United States Army.
Mr. Green serves on several advisory councils including the Financial Services/ Information Sharing and Analysis Center and the Overseas Security Advisory Council.
Mr. Green holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point; is a graduate of the FBI’s Domestic Security Executive Academy; and holds a graduate certification in Information Assurance from George Washington University.