Mark Teperson

Mark is the Chief Strategy Officer for Afterpay, an international BNPL payments platform built to create fairness and financial freedom for all. Mark is responsible for developing, communicating, and executing strategy, innovating consumer experience, and driving merchant value leaning into his passion for consumer data and insights.

Previously Mark was the Chief Digital Officer of Australia’s largest footwear retailer with over 500 stores across Australia & New Zealand. Mark was responsible for building the Digital business from inception to +$150m in revenue over 6 years.

Mark has developed a reputation as a change agent, leading several high-profile change management and strategic projects through digitizing retail organizations and re-imagining retail.

Mark was named #1 in Top 50 people in eCommerce in 2020, #11 in Top 20 people in Technology 2019, and #18 in Top 30 people in Australian Fashion Industry 2019 and received international recognition as Commerce Leader of the Year at Magento’s world conference in Las Vegas 2018.

Mark holds a Masters of Management and MBA from MGSM, and has been involved in several communal organisations and initiatives for many years, including CSG and Big Brother Big Sister program.