An emerging leader in Technology, Nisha is a visionary technologist and
passionate change agent. Nisha joined Capital One in 2015 in Finance Tech,
moved on to Small Business Tech and is now the Vice President of Software
Engineering in Card, where she is leading the transformation of Core
At Capital One, she leads the enterprise Women in Tech Task Force, focusing on
retention, development and leadership through empowerHER. Nisha also has a
big heart for her associates and desires for them to feel valued, engaged and
psychologically safe so they can bring their whole selves to work. Nisha’s passion
is empowering others and, in that vein, is a mentor to many and volunteers her
personal time with CodeVa, which focuses on STEM education for K -12.
Nisha is an avid learner who made the jump from microbiology to the tech world after teaching herself
programming. She voraciously continues her life-long pursuit of soaking up knowledge every step of the way by
reading, listening to podcasts and doing internal & external speaking engagements whenever possible.