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Manu Smadja

CEO, MPOWER Financing,
Public Benefit Corporation
Manu Smadja

Manu Smadja

CEO, MPOWER Financing,
Public Benefit Corporation

Biography

Manu is the Co-Founder and CEO of MPOWER Financing, a marketplace lender focused on high-caliber international students at top US universities. Prior to MPOWER, Manu worked at McKinsey & Company, where he focused on Global Financial Inclusion and U.S. mass-market banking. He has worked with top financial institutions in the U.S., Europe, and Africa. Before McKinsey, Manu worked in marketing strategy and operations at CapitalOne and Vistaprint. Manu holds an M.B.A. from INSEAD, as well as an M.S. in Systems & Information Engineering and a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Virginia.