Rodney C. Adkins Joins PayPal’s Board of Directors
Rodney C. Adkins and Dan Schulman
PayPal has welcomed Rodney C. Adkins to its board of directors. Adkins is President of 3RAM Group LLC, a privately held company specializing in capital investments, business consulting services and property management.
He has spent more than 30 years at IBM, where he most recently served as senior vice president, corporate strategy, leading continuous transformation projects, developing new strategic growth opportunities and expansion in Africa, according to a blog post by PayPal CEO Dan Schulman. During his tenure with IBM, Adkins led global teams, managed multibillion-dollar business segments and delivered a vast portfolio of business products including contributing innovative advancements to the personal computer industry, launching nascent mobile technology and delivering market leadership for UNIX, Mainframes and Supercomputer systems.
Adkins also serves on the board of directors for UPS, Grainger, PPL Corporation, Avnet, Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation, the Smithsonian Institution and the Harlem School of the Arts.
He will serve on PayPal’s Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee, and his appointment increases PayPal’s board 11 members.