General Manager, Amazon Lending
Nick Talwar is the General Manager of Amazon Lending, leading Amazon's global expansion into the lending industry. He previously led Visa's credit card business in North America and spent several years at Citi, with his last role as Country Manager for Citibank in Sweden. He began his professional career at the management consulting firm Bain & Company, and worked at Schwab Bank, where he was a Founding Director and ran the liabilities business. Talwar has a personal interest in microfinance and serves on the board of Accion USA and has served on the board of MYC4, as an adviser to Kiva and worked as the Chief Revenue Officer of Prosper, a peer-to-peer lender. He also serves on the advisory board of the National Outdoor Leadership School and is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations. Talwar has a BS in International Politics from Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.