Mastercard adds Cathy Ross To New York Times profile for International Women’s Day.

Mastercard added Cathy Ross, President of, to the Her Ideas platform which ran in the New York Times. Her Ideas is a digital innovation platform for female entrepreneurs to share their insights and experience.

The Her Ideas platform is part of Mastercard’s committment to supporting female entrepreneurs with programming and tools. Mastercard took the new profile live in the New York Times on International Women’s Day (IWD), Sunday, March 8, 2020.

The profile notes Cathy Ross’ many leadership roles in tech going back more than a decade before she co-founded is a New York City-based company that protects businesses by making online transactions safer. Today Cathy’s team helps businesses from all over the world identify and fight fraud.

We are proud that Cathy was included in an amazing lineup of female visionaries and innovators across a wide variety of business types. has a long partnership with Mastercard. Mastercard invited to its Start Path program for innovative financial technology firms in June 2019. Mastercard’s Start Path seeks out future leaders in the FinTech space.

Start Path has evaluated 10,000 startups worldwide since its inception, seeking out future leaders in the FinTech space. There are about 200 Start Path startups around the globe, which have raised a cumulative $1.4 billion in capital since joining the program. These companies continue to grow; many have tapped public markets and many reaching unicorn status. and its customers benefit from this relationship, forging extended commercial engagements with its Start Path partners.

Learn more about Cathy’s background and influences, Her Ideas, or’s extended partnership with Mastercard, Start Path.

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