Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news

Breaking-Finance.Com - Omer Ismail, the head of Goldman Sachs' consumer business, is decamping to Walmart to take charge of the US retail chain's up-and-coming fintech startup.

Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news

Breaking-Finance.Com - Omer Ismail, the head of Goldman Sachs' consumer business, is decamping to Walmart to take charge of the US retail chain's up-and-coming fintech startup.

Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news
01 March 2021 - 10:45

Breaking-Finance.Com - Omer Ismail, the head of Goldman Sachs' consumer business, is decamping to Walmart to take charge of the US retail chain's up-and-coming fintech startup. The news of Ismail's departure was reported by Bloomberg on Sunday. He is taking one of his top lieutenants, David Stark, with him to the new venture.Both men had been entrusted with key roles in Goldman Sachs' push into the retail market - Ismail guiding the development of Marcus, and Stark as head of Apple credit card.

. We wish these two well,” Goldman Sachs spokesman said in an emailed statement.Nonetheless, the recruitment is seen as a serious coup for Walmart and a statement of intent on its ambitions for its new fintech joint venture with Ribbit Capital. Announced in January, the venture will bring together Walmart’s retail knowledge and scale with Ribbit’s fintech expertise to deliver "tech-driven financial experiences tailored to Walmart’s customers and associates".

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Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news


Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news


Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news


Finance Breaking news Walmart recruits Goldman Sachs' consumer head to run fintech startup last financial news

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