George Abbott is VP of Product at Capital One’s Consumer Bank.
In this role, he leads the development of product, experiences, software and policies to help customers gain access to the financial system, manage theirmoney and better interact with the bank when things go wrong. He’s obsessed with accelerating Capital One’s transformation into a legitimate tech player and talent leader.
Since joining the company, he has devoted special attention to data-driven financial access, the applications of design thinking in a lean environment, fighting fraud in all its forms (when it just won’t sit still!), the absolute necessity of real-time money movement and a holy war against aging systems of record.
Previously, George has worked across Product, Marketing and Sales at companies including Google, Gilt Groupe and Chloe + Isabel. He got his start as an admin in the music touring industry. He lives in Brooklyn with his boyfriend, dog and sneaker collection.