Executive Vice President, Head of Partnerships and Industry Relations, Wells Fargo
Braden More leads business development, partnerships, and industry relations for Wells Fargo’s payments business. He and his team work across the consumer and commercial bank to grow Wells Fargo’s deposit and payment franchise by focusing on customers, partners, and regulators.
Before assuming his current role, Braden was the head of payment strategy at Wells Fargo. He and his team worked across the enterprise to coordinate strategy, incubate new initiatives like Apple Pay, and represent Wells Fargo in the payments industry. He also cofounded the Wells Fargo Startup Accelerator, a venture capital program that mentors and invests in innovative companies. Before that, Braden spent a decade leading strategy and planning for Wells Fargo’s Treasury Management group, a business that provides collection, disbursement, and account services to institutional customers via traditional, online, and mobile channels.
Braden graduated magna cum laude from Bowdoin College with a degree in government and legal studies. He earned his M.B.A. with distinction from NYU’s Stern School of Business and obtained a CPA license in New York. Braden lives in San Francisco, where he is an advocate for experiential learning and STEM curriculum. He has served on the board of the Straus Family Foundation, Marin Academy, and the Exploratorium’s Lab.