Vadim Kutsyy

Vadim Kutsyy

Head of Data Strategy and Stewardship at PayPal, Member of the Commerce Data Advisory Council at U.S. Department of Commerce


Vadim is a collaborative leader who combines expert level statistical modeling and computer science knowledge and understanding of the business to provide powerful models used in making strategic decisions. He has ability to lead teams and work independently under demanding time constraints and a passion for designing high performance analytical systems with deep understanding of underlying data.

Vadim’s charter is to maximize the value of data assets through facilitation of planning, governance and prioritization of PayPal’s core & functional data needs, improvements in data definitions, quality and consistency, certification of critical data, and providing strategic framework to improve overall capabilities.

He also advises U.S. Department of Commerce efforts to revolutionize Commerce’s data – to foster innovation, create jobs, and drive better decision-making throughout economy and society.

Previously, Vadim worked as a Head Scientist at eBay Inc Big Data and as a Head of Inc Data Lab.



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