Corporate Governance - Biography
|Konrad Alt, J.D.|
Chief Banking Officer
Konrad Alt has been Chief Banking Officer and Vice Chairman of the Green Dot Bank Board since November of 2017. Immediately prior to joining Green Dot, he was Chief Operating Officer of Merlon Intelligence, Inc.. From 2004-2016, Mr. Alt was a Managing Director of the Promontory Financial Group, LLC, the founder of its San Francisco office and, during the latter part of this period, the firm's Chief Operating Officer. As a Managing Director at Promontory, Mr. Alt advised clients on compliance, enterprise risk management, governance and regulatory communications. Prior to Promontory, Mr. Alt served as Executive Vice President and Chief Public Policy Officer at Providian Financial Corp., and as a Senior Vice President at Golden West Financial Corp., the parent company of World Savings. From 1989-1996, Mr. Alt was in public service, first as counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, where he participated in legislative efforts to resolve the savings and loan crisis, strengthen the deposit insurance system and improve consumer protection in financial services, and later as Chief of Staff and Senior Deputy Comptroller for Economic Analysis and Public Affairs at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. He holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, an M.P.P. in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and a B.A in Political Science from Reed College, on whose board of trustees he currently serves.