Laura Balach is a Vice President at American Express, where she leads the Hilton Honors American Express co-brand card relationship.
Laura has held multiple leadership roles while at American Express, including spearheading the launch of the American Express Personal Loans and the expansion of lending benefits onto American Express’s Green, Gold and Platinum products.  

Prior to American Express, Laura held roles in corporate strategy, business development and product management at GE Capital and Synchrony Financial.  

Laura has an MBA from the Darden School of Business at UVA, and a B.A. in International Relations and Economics from Sweet Briar College.  Laura currently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and their precocious five-year old daughter.

Laura Balach
Vice President
 Partnerships & Cobrand Product Management
American Express