Peggy Alford
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Peggy Alford EVP, Global Sales

As Executive Vice President, Global Sales, Peggy Alford oversees the global sales and distribution of PayPal's products and services and leads the Customer Success and Go-to-Market teams that help drive PayPal's position as a leading digital payment method for consumers and businesses around the globe.

Peggy has thrived throughout her career by building and leading experienced and diverse teams, fostering a culture of collaboration that allows teams to develop scalable and effective solutions. In her tenure with PayPal, she has held numerous senior leadership roles, including Senior Vice President, Core Markets; Senior Vice President of People Operations; Chief Operating Officer for Asia Pacific Region and Global Cross Border Trade; and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Americas Region. In March 2019, Peggy returned to PayPal after nearly two years as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Operations at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a philanthropic organization.

Prior to joining PayPal in 2011, Peggy worked at, a national internet real estate listing service and former subsidiary of eBay Inc., where she served in positions of increasing responsibility, including President, General Manager and Chief Financial Officer.

She has served on Facebook’s board of directors since 2019, and on the board of Macerich, a real estate investment trust, since 2018.

Peggy holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Administration from the University of Dayton. She is also a Certified Public Accountant.