Senior Manager, Ecosystem Security, PayPal
Brett McDowell leads PayPal’s ecosystem security team tasked to accelerate the evolution of the Internet into a safer, more reliable and trustworthy environment for PayPal’s 123 million customers worldwide. McDowell currently serves as Chair of the Identity Ecosystem Steering Group Management Council, and is an officer of the National Cyber Security Alliance and StopBadWare.org. Previously, he was the founding Chair of DMARC.org and has served on several industry Boards including MAAWG and OTA. Before joining PayPal, Brett was the executive director for a number of technology consortia including Kantara Initiative, Liberty Alliance Project and VoiceXML Forum. He graduated from Alma College, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in physics.