Ed Eger, who has served as senior vice president and general manager of the Americas at PayPal, Inc. and been an advisor to the CEO at eBay Corporation, has been appointed to Digital River’s Board of Directions.
Eger comes with a wealth of experience in areas such as financial services, management, branding and risk management from his time at CitiGroup, which saw him take responsibility for an organisation that spanned 50 countries and served more than 40 million customers worldwide.
“Ed brings tremendous payments expertise, global perspective and international operations experience to Digital River’s board of directors,” commented David Dobson, CEO of Digital River. “As we continue to grow our business on a worldwide basis, we’re thrilled to have Ed, who lived overseas half of his working life, provide his input on our international growth strategies, company direction and future product offerings.”
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