As the Head of Product and Strategy for U.S. Bank Corporate Payment and Treasury Solutions, Nicole is an experienced Payments leader focused on strategy and innovation aimed at digitizing business to business payments, driving scale, monetizing new solutions, and leading investment decisions including acquisitions. Across Payments and U.S. Bank, Nicole works as an enterprise advisor for emerging payment use cases such as Real Time Payments and supports the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. In 2018 and 2021, Nicole was named Most Influential Women in Payments by Payments Source.
Prior to joining U.S. Bank, Nicole managed Global Product and Marketing at WEX Inc. leading the globalization of its commercial card product, building international brand awareness, creating lead generation strategies to sustain growth, and developing customer retention strategies.
Nicole’s roots in Payments started during her tenure at First Annapolis Consulting assisting with the management of client engagements which included strategy development for major card associations, merchant services providers, and banks; support on payments-oriented M&A transactions; and analysis on payments trends for industry-leading companies in Europe, India, Mexico, Canada, and the U.S.
Nicole earned a BBA from the University of Georgia and an MBA from the University of Maryland.
Nicole S Tackett
Head of CPTS Strategy & Commercial Card Solutions | DEI Champion