Daniel H. Schulman net worth and biography

Daniel Schulman Biography and Net Worth

CEO of PayPal

Daniel Schulman is president and CEO of PayPal, the multinational online payments company. 

Schulman joined PayPal in 2014 to lead the company as it separated from eBay, effective the following year. Schulman has stated that his goal for the company is to democratize e-commerce and financial services worldwide and re-conceptualize how individuals move and handle money.

With Schulman at the helm, PayPal was ranked as one of the top companies on Forbes’ and JUST Capital’s “JUST 100” list and as a Fortune “Change the World” company for its efforts in solving society’s largest issues. 

In 2020, Schulman was named a Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope laureate and one of Fortune’s “Top 20 Business People of the Year.” Additionally, he was named one of Glassdoor’s “Top 50 CEOs” and received the “High-Impact Leader of the Year” award from Endeavor Global in 2019. He also was the recipient of the 2017 Brennan Legacy Award for his social justice work. 

Before PayPal, Schulman was the group president of enterprise growth at American Express from 2010-2014. He helped American Express move beyond their traditional credit card and business travel core by forming a global strategy to grow alternative online and mobile payment services through the launch of a state-of-the-art digital payments platform. 

Previously, Schulman was president of the prepaid group at Sprint Nextel after Virgin Mobile USA, Inc. was acquired in 2009. He served as the founding CEO of Virgin Mobile since its formation in 2001. He was also the CEO of Priceline.com in 2000 and had an 18-year career with AT&T, culminating as the president of the consumer markets division.

Schulman is a lifelong member of the Council on Foreign Relations and he co-chairs the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) steering committee whose goal is global financial inclusion. He also serves on the WEF’s Future of the Global Financial System task force.

He currently serves on the boards of directors for Verizon and Autism Speaks and has formerly been on the boards of NortonLifeLock (formerly Symantec) and Flex.

Schulman holds an M.B.A. from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University and a B.A. from Middlebury College. 

What is Daniel H. Schulman's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Daniel H. Schulman is at least $29.41 million as of February 17th, 2023. Mr. Schulman owns 395,351 shares of PayPal stock worth more than $29,410,161 as of March 30th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Schulman may own. Learn More about Daniel H. Schulman's net worth.

What is Daniel H. Schulman's salary?

As the CEO of PayPal Holdings, Inc., Mr. Schulman earned a total compensation package of $32,070,353.00 in 2021. Mr. Schulman earned a salary of $1,122,115.00, stock awards of $29,920,381.00, non-equity compensation of $625,000.00, and other compensation of $402,857.00. Learn More on Daniel H. Schulman's salary.

How do I contact Daniel H. Schulman?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Schulman and other PayPal executives is 2211 NORTH FIRST STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95131. PayPal can also be reached via phone at (408) 967-1000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Daniel H. Schulman's contact information.

Has Daniel H. Schulman been buying or selling shares of PayPal?

During the last quarter, Daniel H. Schulman has bought $1,985,371.05 of PayPal stock. Most recently, on Friday, February 17th, Daniel H. Schulman bought 26,065 shares of PayPal stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $76.17 per share, with a total value of $1,985,371.05. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 395,351 shares of the company's stock, valued at $30,113,885.67. Learn More on Daniel H. Schulman's trading history.

Who are PayPal's active insiders?

PayPal's insider roster includes Peggy Alford (EVP), Aaron Anderson (CAO), Jonathan Auerbach (EVP), Tomer Barel (EVP), Mark Britto (EVP), John Donahoe (Director), David Dorman (Director), Gabrielle J.D. (Interim CFO and Sr. VP of Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations ), Jeffrey Karbowski (CAO), Aaron Karczmer (EVP), Enrique Lores (Director), Gary Marino (Insider), David Moffett (Director), Adele Pentland (EVP), John Rainey (CFO), William Ready (COO), Ann Sarnoff (Director), Daniel Schulman (CEO), Daniel Schulman (CEO), and Frank Yeary (Director). Learn More on PayPal's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of PayPal?

In the last twelve months, PayPal insiders bought shares 2 times. They purchased a total of 27,165 shares worth more than $2,082,314.05. In the last twelve months, insiders at the credit services provider sold shares 3 times. They sold a total of 36,708 shares worth more than $3,405,758.56. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 17th when CEO Daniel H Schulman bought 26,065 shares worth more than $1,985,371.05. Insiders at PayPal own 0.1% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at PayPal.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/17/2023.

Daniel H. Schulman Insider Trading History at PayPal

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/17/2023Buy26,065$76.17$1,985,371.05395,351View SEC Filing Icon  
2/3/2022Buy7,994$124.57$995,812.58View SEC Filing Icon  
12/10/2021Sell10,000$188.81$1,888,100.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/12/2021Sell10,000$206.38$2,063,800.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2021Sell10,000$234.53$2,345,300.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/12/2021Sell10,000$275.23$2,752,300.00237,150View SEC Filing Icon  
7/30/2021Sell10,000$276.81$2,768,100.00245,770View SEC Filing Icon  
6/10/2021Sell10,000$267.77$2,677,700.00258,450View SEC Filing Icon  
4/30/2021Sell10,000$263.11$2,631,100.00273,854View SEC Filing Icon  
3/10/2021Sell10,000$244.29$2,442,900.00245,721View SEC Filing Icon  
2/16/2021Sell10,000$304.32$3,043,200.00150,568View SEC Filing Icon  
2/5/2021Sell10,000$267.76$2,677,600.00147,402View SEC Filing Icon  
12/11/2020Sell25,000$212.65$5,316,250.00171,102View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2020Sell25,000$193.11$4,827,750.00420,203View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2020Sell25,000$195.48$4,887,000.00445,803View SEC Filing Icon  
9/16/2020Sell25,000$183.82$4,595,500.00469,603View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2020Sell25,000$198.23$4,955,750.00490,903View SEC Filing Icon  
8/3/2020Sell25,000$196.89$4,922,250.00516,403View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2020Sell25,000$155.67$3,891,750.00546,103View SEC Filing Icon  
5/15/2020Sell25,000$144.15$3,603,750.00569,603View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2020Sell25,000$122.67$3,066,750.00594,803View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2020Sell25,000$96.63$2,415,750.00620,703View SEC Filing Icon  
2/7/2020Sell25,000$119.01$2,975,250.00357,674View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2019Sell25,719$104.73$2,693,550.87407,793View SEC Filing Icon  
11/18/2019Sell30,000$103.49$3,104,700.00427,074View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2019Sell30,000$104.10$3,123,000.00437,308View SEC Filing Icon  
9/5/2019Sell30,000$110.87$3,326,100.00457,074View SEC Filing Icon  
8/22/2019Sell30,000$108.62$3,258,600.00472,074View SEC Filing Icon  
8/8/2019Sell30,000$107.09$3,212,700.00487,074View SEC Filing Icon  
7/29/2019Sell30,000$111.96$3,358,800.00487,074View SEC Filing Icon  
6/6/2019Sell30,000$111.09$3,332,700.00523,821View SEC Filing Icon  
5/14/2019Sell30,000$109.73$3,291,900.00538,821View SEC Filing Icon  
4/30/2019Sell30,000$112.38$3,371,400.00553,821View SEC Filing Icon  
3/7/2019Sell30,000$96.09$2,882,700.00532,140View SEC Filing Icon  
2/4/2019Sell30,000$91.49$2,744,700.00304,826View SEC Filing Icon  
12/27/2018Sell22,764$81.41$1,853,217.24312,590View SEC Filing Icon  
12/27/2018Sell22,764$81.41$1,853,217.24312,590View SEC Filing Icon  
11/28/2018Sell26,000$83.92$2,181,920.00326,826View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2018Sell26,000$84.38$2,193,880.00320,026View SEC Filing Icon  
9/27/2018Sell26,000$89.57$2,328,820.00331,506View SEC Filing Icon  
8/29/2018Sell26,000$92.43$2,403,180.00323,316View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2018Sell26,000$82.46$2,143,960.00338,506View SEC Filing Icon  
6/29/2018Sell26,000$83.42$2,168,920.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/31/2018Sell26,000$82.21$2,137,460.00353,297View SEC Filing Icon  
5/1/2018Sell26,000$74.12$1,927,120.00364,797View SEC Filing Icon  
3/29/2018Sell26,000$75.90$1,973,400.00346,300View SEC Filing Icon  
2/28/2018Sell26,000$80.66$2,097,160.00268,189View SEC Filing Icon  
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PayPal Company Overview

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PayPal Holdings, Inc. engages in the development of technology platforms for digital payments. Its solutions include PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and Paydiant products. It manages a two-sided proprietary global technology platform that links customers, which consist of both merchants and consumers, to facilitate the processing of payment transactions. It allows its customers to use their account for both purchase and paying for goods, as well as to transfer and withdraw funds. It also enables consumers to exchange funds with merchants using funding sources, which include bank account, PayPal account balance, PayPal Credit account, credit and debit card or other stored value products. It offers consumers person-to-person payment solutions through its PayPal Website and mobile application, Venmo and Xoom. The company was founded in December 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.
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Now: $74.39
Low: $73.90
High: $75.18

50 Day Range

MA: $76.84
Low: $72.56
High: $86.96

2 Week Range

Now: $74.39
Low: $66.39
High: $122.92


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