EVP & Chief HR Officer
Kausik Rajgopal is PayPal’s Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer responsible for global workforce planning talent acquisition and evaluation compensation benefits learning and development as well as culture diversity and inclusion initiatives.Kausik brings a unique blend of senior leadership experience and expertise in human resources technology and payments to his role. Prior to joining PayPal he spent nearly 15 years with McKinsey & Company as a Partner leading the development of high-performing HR functions for global companies across industries and sectors. Most recently he served as the firm’s co-Managing Partner for the United States office. He co-founded McKinsey's Digital Payments Practice in 2005 led the firm’s global Payments Practice for five years and served as McKinsey’s global Fintech co-lead.He serves as Chair of the Board and Executive Committee of the Bay Area. He was previously a board member for the World Affairs Council the San Francisco Symphony and the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity at Stanford University. Kausik earned his MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business where he now serves as Vice Chair of the Advisory Council. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and Science in Political Science and Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.