Leadership

Leadership

Pierre Naudé
Pierre Naudé
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Pierre Naudé played a key role in the founding of nCino and has served as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors since its inception. With more than 35 years of financial technology experience, Pierre is passionate about transforming the financial services industry through innovation, reputation and speed. He is the visionary behind nCino’s strong and innovative culture, which has been widely recognized across the industry, including being named to the Forbes Cloud 100 for two consecutive years, being named the No. 1 "Best Fintech to Work For" by SourceMedia, and the Best Company for Career Growth in 2021 by Comparably. Under Pierre’s leadership, nCino has grown from a startup in Wilmington, N.C. to a premier global fintech company with seven offices, more than 1,200 employees and more than 1,200 financial institution customers of all sizes around the world.

Previously, Pierre served as the Divisional President of S1 Corporation from October 2005 to its acquisition in February 2012. Prior to that, he served as Vice President and Managing Partner of Unisys, a global information technology company.

Pierre holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management from Upper Iowa University.

Josh Glover
Josh Glover
President and Chief Revenue Officer

Josh Glover serves as nCino's President and Chief Revenue Officer, responsible for global sales, pre-sales, business development, channels and alliances, and marketing, in addition to leading nCino’s business and operations. A year-one nCino employee, Josh has been vital to the Company’s growth, overseeing customers’ digital transformation journeys and spearheading nCino’s expansion across North America, EMEA and APAC. Prior to joining nCino, he served as a Relationship Manager at Live Oak Bank following a decade of service as a Marine Corps Special Operations and Infantry Officer. Josh is a decorated combat veteran who led Marines through four deployments and whose awards include the Silver Star Medal, the Bronze Star Medal for valor and three Purple Heart Medals. He is also a Board member for The Marine Raider Foundation, a non-profit that provides benevolent support to the Marines, Sailors and families of Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command.

Josh is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and holds a Master of Business Administration from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.

David Rudow
David Rudow
Chief Financial Officer

David Rudow serves as nCino's Chief Financial Officer, overseeing the Company's global financial and administrative functions, including finance, accounting, investor relations, treasury, facilities and IT. He brings approximately 20 years of software investment and investment banking expertise as well as experience leading successful financial organizations. Prior to joining nCino in October 2019, David managed the finance team at CentralSquare Technologies, overseeing budgeting and planning, forecasting, investor reporting, treasury and analytics. Previously, he held senior analyst roles for several leading investment banking and asset management firms, including Thrivent Asset Management, Piper Jaffray and J.P. Morgan. David is also a Certified Public Accountant and previously worked at KPMG and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

David holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Illinois, Chicago and a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.

Chris Ainsworth
Chris Ainsworth
Chief People Officer

Chris Ainsworth serves as nCino’s Chief People Officer, overseeing the Company’s global talent functions, including Human Resources, Recruiting and Employee Enablement. He brings approximately 25 years of experience leading high performing teams in complex global organizations. Prior to joining nCino in June 2022, Chris served as Global Chief Human Resources Officer of CFA Institute, a global association of investment professionals, where he implemented a multi-year roadmap to reshape company culture and define cultural values, improved company engagement, and introduced the first Diversity, Equity and Inclusion function. Previously, he held senior talent and HR roles at institutions including TD Bank, American Express and GMAC Insurance.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting with a minor in Management from Northeast Louisiana University, and a Masters in Business Administration from Wake Forest University.

Sean Desmond
Sean Desmond
Chief Customer Success Officer

Sean Desmond serves as nCino's Chief Customer Success Officer and brings more than 25 years of experience in the enterprise software industry to the nCino team. Sean is responsible for ensuring customer success globally and oversees all of the Company's customer experience functions, including implementation, support, training, integrations and customer success management. Sean is passionate about building high performing teams and has successfully led delivery and professional services organizations at multiple large-scale technology companies.

Prior to joining nCino in 2013, Sean held various positions at Informatica, most recently serving as Vice President, Global Delivery. Prior to that, he served as a Business Analyst at Platinum Technologies.

Sean holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from James Madison University.

Matt Hansen
Matt Hansen
Chief Product Officer

Matt Hansen serves as nCino's Chief Product Officer, overseeing the Company's Product Development & Engineering organization globally.

In 2011, Matt founded SimpleNexus, an nCino company, and served as its Chief Executive Officer for more than 10 years. During that time, Matt executed an ambitious, long-term vision of developing mobile-first technology for the modern mortgage lender to streamline the path to homeownership and address key industry pain points while preserving lender flexibility and efficiency. His deep expertise in mobile applications and SaaS development and his passion for building transformative technology helps accelerate nCino's development of innovative, best-in-class cloud-based software across lines of business.

Greg Orenstein
Greg Orenstein
Chief Corporate Development & Strategy Officer

Greg Orenstein serves as nCino's Chief Corporate Development & Strategy Officer and is responsible for the Company’s corporate strategy including identifying and executing growth initiatives, mergers and acquisitions and investment activities. Greg is a seasoned leader with more than 20 years of experience driving corporate strategy and executing M&A and corporate finance transactions within the financial technology sector. Prior to joining nCino in 2015, he was Of Counsel at the global law firm of DLA Piper and held various positions at S1 Corporation, most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary.

Greg holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland and a J.D. from Emory University School of Law.

Davis Brannan
Davis Brannan
Executive Vice President, Global Channels & APAC

Davis Brannan serves as nCino's Executive Vice President of Global Channels & APAC. In his role, Davis leads multiple business lines for the Company, including global partners, global enablement and the partner markets channel, as well as overseeing nCino’s businesses in Japan, Australia and New Zealand. Davis joined nCino in 2015, after more than 14 years at Accenture, where he served as a leader in their banking practice, advising and consulting with financial institutions around the world.

Davis holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Georgia.

Pullen Daniel
Pullen Daniel
Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy

Pullen Daniel serves as nCino’s Executive Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy, helping lead the Company's strategic planning, corporate development and M&A initiatives. Previously, Pullen led nCino's operations in EMEA, starting its London office, winning key international customer accounts, and spearheading the Company's expansion across the continent. Before starting nCino’s London office and EMEA presence, Pullen led all U.S. sales for the Company. A co-founder of nCino, Pullen has 20 years of financial services and banking experience and prior to nCino served as the Director and Vice President of the business advisory group at Live Oak Bank.

Pullen holds a Bachelor of Arts from Washington and Lee University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Josh Marcy
Josh Marcy
Executive Vice President, Product Management

Josh Marcy serves as nCino’s Executive Vice President of Product Management, overseeing the Company’s product development roadmap across all solutions, as well as all technology partnerships across the platform. He joined nCino in 2018 and has been instrumental in the continued growth and development of the Company’s flagship Commercial Banking and Loan Origination solution in addition to launching new product solutions, including Automated Spreading and Commercial Pricing and Profitability, part of nCino IQ (nIQ). Josh brings more than 20 years of fintech industry experience, holding various senior leadership roles at Custom Credit Systems, Misys and Finastra. Previously, he worked in banking, holding multiple roles at Wells Fargo and Bank One (now Chase) with a focus on small business lending.

Josh holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Arizona State University.

April Rieger
April Rieger
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary

April Rieger is nCino’s Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, overseeing all aspects of the Company’s legal function, including contracts, governance, compliance and intellectual property matters. She joined nCino in 2018 after more than a decade as an attorney at Williams & Connolly LLP in Washington, D.C., one of the world’s premier law firms, where she worked on a wide variety of corporate and litigation matters. Prior to that, she served as a law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

April holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a J.D. from Cornell University Law School.  

Jaime Punishill
Jaime Punishill
Chief Market Officer

Jaime Punishill serves as nCino's Chief Market Officer and leads the Company's global marketing organization.

An experienced and innovative marketing executive, Jaime has nearly three decades of experience in the technology and financial services sectors. He previously spent five years as the Chief Marketing Officer at Lionbridge, a leading translation and localization company. During his tenure, he led a global rebrand, centralized Lionbridge's global marketing function and oversaw brand stewardship, demand generation, product marketing, external and internal communications and voice-of-the-customer and advocacy programs. Prior to Lionbridge, Jaime served as Head of Brand Strategy and Digital Marketing at TIAA, a top financial services company, and previous to that was Global Head of Content and Digital Distribution at Thomson Reuters and Head of Digital Innovation for Citibank N.A.

Jaime holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science from Stanford University.

Ben Miller
Ben Miller
Chief Executive Officer of SimpleNexus, an nCino Company

Ben Miller serves as Chief Executive Officer of SimpleNexus, an nCino Company, overseeing the continued growth and expansion of the SimpleNexus business and driving innovation that continues to transform the home lending industry for the better.

A co-founder of SimpleNexus and a seasoned leader with more than 15 years of experience driving innovative business strategy, operations and go to market activities, Ben played a critical role in scaling the business into the leading digital homeownership software company in the U.S., serving more than 300 independent mortgage banks (IMBs), over 100 banks and credit unions and more than 41,000 loan originators nationwide.

Ben holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Florida State University, and an MBA from Brigham Young University.