Prior to joining Visa Inc, Mr. Kelly worked in industry-leading companies within the financial services, travel and leisure, and consumer products industries. Before becoming CEO of Intersection, he was a management advisor at TowerBrook Capital Partners LP.
From 2011 to late 2014, Mr. Kelly served as Chairman, President and CEO of the 2014 NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee.
He led numerous groups at American Express Co. between 1987 and 2010, including the Global Consumer Group, the Consumer Card Services Group, OPEN from American Express, Consumer Travel, Global Travelers Cheques, the US Merchant Group and Prepaid Services, US Customer Service, and Global Risk Management and Interactive Services.
Mr. Kelly joined the board of Visa in 2014 as an independent director and is also presently a director of MetLife Inc. He was the Chairman of the 2015 Papal Visit Committee for NYC and is active in numerous philanthropic endeavors, including as a trustee of the New York Presbyterian Hospital and of Boston College.
Mr. Kelly also worked at the White House from 1985-1987 as manager of information systems and at PepsiCo from 1981 to 1985 in strategic planning.
He received a bachelor's degree as well as an MBA from Iona College.more » « less