Aviva Klein

Vice President, Product Management


Aviva Klein is the Vice President of Digital Payments & Cybersecurity Solutions for Mastercard Canada. Aviva oversees the commercialization and scale of Mastercard assets to support the needs of Canadians and Canadian businesses while they transition to digital payments. Aviva is also responsible for the product strategy associated with Mastercard’s Cybersecurity suite of products to ensure safety and security are front and centre in the payments journey across all eco-system participants.

With 20 years of experience in product and account management, Aviva has spent her career in the payments and financial services industries. Prior to her current role, she served as Director of New Payment Flows, where she oversaw all aspects of product strategy, including financial management, resource allocation, pipeline planning to drive critical growth initiatives in a complex, matrix environment. She also is a key strategic advisor to business executives and IT stakeholders across the industry. Before joining Mastercard, Aviva led the marketing and communications functions at the Toronto Board of Trade, Canada’s largest local chamber of commerce helping Toronto become a better place to work, live and play.


wednesday – 01:35pm Secure & Protect

Time Icon 25 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Jane Mallett Theatre

Cybersecurity Threats with Emerging Technologies: Bots, Malware, Disinformation, AI

The nexus between cybersecurity and emerging technologies is at the forefront of global concerns. Join us for an enlightening exploration of the shifting landscape where traditional threats meet cutting-edge innovations. From the proliferation of malicious bots to the relentless evolution of malware, and the insidious spread of disinformation campaigns to the profound impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI), this session delves deep into the heart of modern cybersecurity challenges.