Director, Product Development & Innovation, Mastercard
Sabrina Tharani is a Director on Mastercard’s internal venture team, Start Path, which helps later-stage startups scale by leveraging a customized combination of Mastercard’s technology, expertise and channels. Start Path has worked with over 180 companies in the last four years, covering a diverse set of areas including payments, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and financial inclusion. Prior to Start Path, Sabrina worked in Mastercard’s digital payments organization as Chief of Staff, where she helped build and commercialize new payment technologies such as Mastercard’s tokenization platform and Mastercard Send. Sabrina serves on the Leadership Council of The Resolution Project, a global accelerator for young social entrepreneurs across America and in over 75 countries worldwide. She earned a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Cornell University.