Louise Pentland – EVP, Chief Business Affairs & Legal Officer at PayPal


As Chief Business Affairs and Legal Officer, Louise Pentland is responsible for ensuring that PayPal complies with global financial, regulatory and legal requirements. A passionate defender of human rights, Louise implemented a global pro-bono program at PayPal that serves the needs of people and communities around the globe. Additionally, she mentors young women in the legal profession and encourages more women to pursue the role of general counsel. Before joining PayPal, Louise served as EVP and Chief Legal Officer at Nokia Corporation. Louise is a member of the Board of Directors of Hitachi and the Law Foundation of Silicon Valley.