Louise Phelan named most trusted leader


PayPal�"s new international operations centre opens in Dundalk. Dundalk, 2 July 2012 � PayPal, the leading global online payments company, opened the doors to its newest operations centre today in Dundalk and welcomed nearly 60 employees to the site. Pictured is Louise Phelan, vice president global operations for PayPal in Europe, the Middle East and Africa at the new PayPal operations centre in Dundalk. Louise Phelan, vice president of global operations for PayPal in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, said �SI am delighted to welcome our first employees to Dundalk. Today 60 people started working here and by the end of this year we will have over 200 people in Dundalk with 1,000 by 2015. Our new employees have joined PayPal at an exciting time. Our vision is to help people pay for things anytime, anywhere and on any device connected to the internet. We�"re reimagining money to work better for consumers and businesses at a time when the line between the online world and the high street is breakin

Loc al employer eBay Inc., which includes eBay and Paypal placed ninth in the Best Large Workplaces category at the Great Place to Work Awards held in Dublin last week.

The multinational corporation, which employs hundreds of people in the local area from their European Operations Centre at the Xerox Technology Park, was recognised for strengths across a number of areas including its dedication to personal development for all employees, sharing information, rewarding staff and its corporate social responsibility activity.

Louise Phelan, Vice President of PayPal’s Global Operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa was also named as Ireland’s Most Trusted Leader at the awards for demonstrating a great passion for her people in PayPal and her desire to create a great workplace. PayPal’s goal is to create a culture of two way engagement in order to foster trust among employees.

“I am honoured to receive this fantastic award and vote of confidence in our leadership from our amazing teammates at our Dublin and Dundalk offices,” said Louise. “It is our talented people that make this a great place to work. They are at the heart of everything we do and critical to our success as we create the future of money for our customers.”


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