Marqeta welcomes new board member: Martha Cummings

Martha Cummings Marqeta board of directors

We’re thrilled to welcome Martha Cummings to our board of directors. Cummings brings three decades of banking leadership experience, most recently with Wells Fargo and the Federal Reserve. Her unique perspective and global risk management and regulatory experience will be an invaluable resource for us and will help shape our growth in the industry.

Cummings began her career advising on capital markets and M&A transactions in Latin America. Since then, she’s had extensive experience in financial services leadership positions including her most recent post as executive vice president, head of compliance strategy & operations at Wells Fargo, senior vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York from 2012-2018, and chief risk officer for Banco Santander NY.

“Marqeta has brought tremendous new efficiencies to both financial services and the real economy, and I’m thrilled to be joining the company’s board,” said Cummings. “I look forward to bringing my experience in global financial services, strategy, and business transformation to Marqeta as the company builds upon its impressive track record in the market, including helping it to identify and address risks and opportunities.”

It’s an exciting time to welcome Cummings to Marqeta as we continue to scale and empower the world’s fastest-growing companies to bring innovative technologies to the market. We look forward to the impact her expertise will have on our global growth as a company.