Goodwill Ambassador – Social Media Committee
Marisa (Kushner) Rijpkema is Senior Manager, Global Content and Social Media for the Marketing Department at Ingenico ePayments. In this role, she’s responsible for global developing marketing and communication strategies and tactics for Ingenico ePayments, focused on cross-border ecommerce, the future of payments, the online customer experience, and topics related to FinTech. Through her work with Ingenico, Marisa has developed a passion for the fast-past world of epayments and she has always been a strong advocate for women in the work force.
Prior to joining Ingenico ePayments/GlobalCollect, Marisa held various positions in marketing and communications, including Communications Advisor at the Law Faculty of the University of Amsterdam, Communications Manager for Stichting Amsterdam Mamas and Corporate Communications Consultant for the public relations firm Weber Shandwick, where she worked for multiple clients in payments, finance and technology.
Marisa has an Executive Masters of Science in Corporate Communications from Erasmus University in Rotterdam, a Masters of Arts in International Affairs from George Washington University, and a Bachelors of Arts in Diplomacy, Strategy and Government Affairs from the Interdisciplinary Center Hertzeliya, Israel. Marisa was born in the United States and raised in Israel. She currently lives happily in the Netherlands with her husband and three children.