Sidney Gottesman

Senior Vice President, Corporate Security, Mastercard

Sidney Gottesman is a senior vice president at Mastercard responsible for employee identity and access management. This includes: identity life cycle management, behavior analytics, privileged access, authentication and authorization, physical access, and controls. 

At Mastercard, Sidney held two other roles: he was the chief technology officer for Quality Assurance and the Business Information Officer for Emerging Payments. Previously, Sidney was chief operating officer at Bank Leumi USA; before that, Sidney worked for Citigroup and IBM. 

Sidney holds a juris doctorate from Brooklyn Law School and a Master of Arts in Computer Science from Queens College of the City University of New York. 


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