Rachel Kobetz is Chief Design Officer at PayPal.
Rachel is a distinguished design and product innovation executive known for her visionary approach and proven expertise in driving customer-centric transformations within Fortune 100 companies. Her ability to shape product cultures that humanize technology and forge meaningful connections between products and consumers has made her an sought-out operator, indispensable advisor, and industry thought leader. Rachel builds world-class organizations integrating human-centered design to drive product and service innovation and elevates design as a strategic advantage. She brings deep expertise in design strategy, operational leadership, and organizational design, ensuring that businesses can navigate the present and shape the future. Her leadership experience spans a range of industries, including tech, commerce, financial services, consumer electronics, and travel.