PayPal Singapore signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with 5 polytechnics and 3 Institutes of Technical Education (ITE) in Feb 2018 with the aim of rolling out the PayPal FinTech program to the 8 institutions. The program aims to provide students with relevant industry knowledge by integrating industry content into the institutions’ academic curriculum, equipping students with work-ready skills.
Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) Engagements
As part of our SME outreach program, PayPal was invited to speak at various events such as SME Technology & Innovation Day 2018, ASME, SICCI, Brother International. Topics included general themes of how digitalisation can help to increase efficiencies to better enable businesses.
As part of PayPal’s efforts to nurture FinTech talent, Dr Rohan Mahadevan, then CEO of PayPal Pte Ltd and SVP for PayPal Asia Pacific, shared how PayPal tries to understand the needs of businesses and subsequently designs and delivers value to them.
Dr Rohan was also invited to deliver a presentation on how Big Data analytics can provide immense insights for the Financial Services Industry given the huge volume of data that they generate on a day to day basis.
PayPal Innovation Lab Grand Launch
PayPal ushered in the Future of Payments with the launch of its brand new PayPal Innovation Lab in Singapore. As a leader in digital payments, PayPal is bringing together its expertise and resources by fostering innovation and building capability that helps take Singapore to the next frontier in digital commerce and payments.