Director Risk Management at PayPal
Mr. Amaresh Mohan is the Regional Head of Merchant Risk for PayPal’s business in Asia Pacific, and the Global Head of Risk Analytics for the Commercial Sellers segment. In these roles, he leads teams focused on providing PayPal’s customers the best buying and selling experiences, and maintaining a clean and trustworthy payments platform. He is also the Site Lead for PayPal’s Risk center in Singapore, responsible for attracting, retaining and engaging the best talent in the market.
Amaresh moved to Singapore 6 years ago from the company headquarters in the US, where he was supporting PayPal’s Latin America business. Prior to joining PayPal, he has had a diverse set of assignments across multiple geographies, ranging from investment banking to managing profit centers. The cross-functional experience has helped him develop a rounded perspective to business opportunities, and the ability to combine quantitative and qualitative insights for decision making.
He holds an MBA in Finance & Strategy from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a B.A. in Mathematics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi.