"He has an exceptional psyche with regards to articulating cycle and mission. His experience will be priceless in assisting us with scaling QED.
"Tommy is a trusted and legitimate senior supervisor with a-list notoriety for driving cross-utilitarian groups."
In his latest job, Blanchard's obligations included information examination and system, measure development and change in cross-group cooperation – all toward driving advance capacity enhancements in the deals of depository the board items and administrations in Capital One's Commercial Bank.
Blanchard's past work at Capital One remembers chief administrative roles for ability securing, individuals investigation, co-brand associations, steadfastness methodologies, activities examination and store network the board.
Laura is on the leading group of Spinwheel and Decent and is a board eyewitness at Trellis, Wildfire and Easy Health. She plays additionally played significant parts supporting QED portfolio organizations Collective, Summer, Proper, Bambee, Codoxo and Health iPASS.
"I'm extremely eager to be a piece of QED's excursion," Laura said. "Since joining QED in 2018, I've seen the firm change itself from family office to one of the go-to places for fintech originators searching for capital and backing.
"The chance in fintech has never been greater with a record number of business people firing up organizations and a more grounded empowering biological system to expand on. I feel fortunate to be encircled by the group we have at QED, and I'm excited to get the opportunity to keep on working close by skilled originators hoping to reshape monetary administrations."
Established in 2007, QED Investors has put resources into in excess of 150 organizations, including 20unicorns, and has more than $3 billion under administration. Last week, QED reported it had shut a considerably oversubscribed $1.05 billion asset, remembering $550 million for QED Fund VII for beginning phase speculations and $500 million in another Growth Fund. Eminent QED ventures incorporate Avant, AvidXchange, ClearScore, Current, Creditas, Credit Karma, GreenSky, Klarna, Konfio, Loft, Mission Lane, Nubank, QuintoAndar, Remitly and SoFi.
Laura joined QED from the executives counseling firm Oliver Wyman in 2018 after beforehand finishing a six-month entry level position. As an expert at Oliver Wyman, Laura zeroed in on monetary administrations, working with huge monetary foundations on an assortment of vital activities. She additionally invested energy at the World Economic Forum, where she drove a drive zeroed in on carrying better monetary foundation to arising economies
Laura concentrated on biophysics and organic chemistry at Princeton University and is based out of QEDInvestors' office in New York City.
About QED Investors
QED Investors is a worldwide driving funding firm situated in Alexandria, Va. Established by Nigel Morris and Frank Rotman in 2007, QED Investors is centered around putting resources into beginning phase, troublesome monetary administrations organizations in the U.S., U.K., Latin America and Southeast Asia. QED Investors is devoted to building incredible organizations and utilizations an interesting, involved methodology that use our accomplices' times of enterprising and functional experience, assisting their organizations with accomplishing advancement development. Striking speculations incorporate Avant, AvidXchange, ClearScore, Current, Creditas, Credit Karma, GreenSky, Kavak, Klarna, Konfio, Loft, Mission Lane, Nubank, QuintoAndar, Remitly and SoFi.
QED Investors names Tommy Blanchard new COO
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - QED Investors, a main worldwide funding firm centered around putting resources into problematic monetary administrations organizations, today named Tommy Blanchard as its Chief Operating Officer.
Blanchard joins QED from Capital One where he spent an aggregate of 20 years, most as of late as overseeing VP, business investigation in Capital One's Commercial Bank.
"Tommy is a quintessential expert with momentous relationship building abilities," said QED Investors ManagingPartner and Co-Founder Nigel Morris. "He has an incredible psyche with regards to articulating cycle and mission. His experience will be priceless in assisting us with scaling QED.