Bill Sheedy
EVP, The Strategy GroupVisa
Bill Sheedy leads global strategy, mergers and acquisitions, social impact, government & public policy and learning, for the world’s largest payment system. In addition to directing the key assets of the company to drive innovation, growth and stronger government relationships for this truly global company, Mr. Sheedy is a leader in Visa’s corporate governance. Mr. Sheedy sits on Visa’s Executive Committee, is a board member for Visa Europe, is chairman of the Visa Foundation, and serves on the executive committee of the US/Russia Business Council board.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Sheedy has served at different times as Visa’s president of Europe, North America and Latin America regions, and helped lead the company’s restructuring in 2007, culminating in Visa's highly successful IPO in 2008.

Mr. Sheedy holds a B.S. from West Virginia University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.