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Gero Kummer

Lead AT/CH - Senior Manager Business Development

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WHO IS Gero Kummer

Gero Kummer has been Senior Manager Business Development at PayPal since April 2014. In this role, he manages PayPal’s business activities in Austria and Switzerland. Prior to joining PayPal, Gero Kummer has been responsible for merchant marketing at the online marketplace eBay since 2009. In 2011, he took over this position on the European level. Further stages of the communication and media graduated were Thomson Reuters and Lansinoh Laboratories Inc.


At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) we put people at the center of everything. Founded in 1998, we continue to be at the forefront of the digital payments revolution. PayPal gives people better ways to manage and move their money, offering them choice and flexibility in how they are able to send money, pay or get paid. We operate an open, secure and technology agnostic payments platform that businesses use to securely transact with their customers online, in stores and increasingly on mobile devices. In 2015, 28% of the 4.9 billion payments we processed were made on a mobile device. With our 184 million active customer accounts, PayPal is a truly global payments platform that is available to people in more than 200 markets, allowing customers to get paid in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds to their bank accounts in 57 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 26 currencies.

Address: Abert-Einstein-Ring 2-6 - Kleinmachnow - 14532 (Germany)
Website: www.paypal.ch
Phone: +49 30 408 181 087

My Sessions

Cyber security & data privacy for e-Commerce and payments


The shift towards mobile is no longer breaking news in the world of e-Commerce; indeed 78% of Deloitte’s Top 100 Retailers already provide dedicated mobile apps. It therefore follows that providers are seeking to improve the shopping experience on users’ new-favourite channel. According to the Swiss e-Commerce Trend Indictor 2015 report (by HWZ University and […]

e-Commerce Mobile Development