Theodore Iacobuzio

Theodore Iacobuzio is vice president in charge of Global Insights, MasterCard�s interdisciplinary thought leadership organization. He and his team use research and analysis to better understand consumer behavior and market dynamics�and how those insights can strengthen the business performance of MasterCard customers around the world.Under his direction, MasterCard has published groundbreaking work on payments profitability, the myth of debit �cannibalization,� global debit point-of-sale migration, remittances in Asia/Pacific and the Middle East, and affluent segmentation in Brazil. Prior to joining MasterCard in 2009, Mr. Iacobuzio led the Payments Practice at TowerGroup.