Geoff Seeley Joins PayPal as Chief Marketing Officer

"Seeley Joins PayPal"

PayPal Holdings, Inc., the Palo Alto-based company, has recently announced Geoff Seeley as their new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Reporting directly to Diego Scotti, the EVP and GM of the Consumer Group and Global Marketing & Communications, Seeley will be responsible for steering PayPal’s global marketing strategy.

A seasoned professional in the tech sector, Seeley exudes enthusiasm in contributing to the growth of the company. In Scotti’s words, “We look forward to Geoff’s innovative ideas and industry experience enhancing PayPal’s global marketing.”

Seeley’s appointment is another step in PayPal’s ongoing administrative changes, marking its commitment to expansion and growth worldwide. Stakeholders eagerly anticipate this transitional period’s positive impact on PayPal.

Bringing over 25 years of experience in global brand, digital, and performance marketing, Seeley’s appointment promises a bright future for PayPal. Through his previous experience as Global CMO at CashApp and Afterpay, he gained valuable industry knowledge and leadership skills.

At PayPal, Geoff will manage the Global Marketing team and implement strategic plans for PayPal’s brands, including refining the value propositions for PayPal and Venmo to increase comprehensibility, appeal, and user-friendliness.

Geoff is expected to revitalize PayPal and Venmo brands, utilizing the company’s traditional values and his expertise to enhance customer trust. He is focusing on creating secure platforms that protect users’ transactions and personal information, showing PayPal’s commitment to its users’ safety.

Scotti lauds Geoff for his record in leading marketing teams at global firms. Scotti is confident in Geoff’s ability to guide PayPal through the rapidly shifting digital landscape, “Geoff’s proficiency in leveraging data and customer insights to drive growth will play a critical role in our future success, enhancing PayPal’s competitive advantage.”

Geoff has a wealth of experience from his previous roles at Airbnb’s Homes business and Unilever. From February 26, 2024, Geoff will leverage his experience to contribute to PayPal’s growth, spearheading initiatives and transformations to strengthen the company’s market standing.