Jessica CartaHead of Product at Treecard
Jessica Carta is currently the Head of Product at Treecard, the leading green financial services company that makes impactful and sustained climate action every day. She is a passionate payments and fintech product professional with 10+ years creating, building, and launching fintech products across the globe.
Prior to joining Treecard, Jessica worked at Mastercard for 6 years across various global product teams. Jessica also completed a secondment with Shipyard Technology Ventures, a venture creation company founded by Mastercard's Chief Innovation Officer, where she led the efforts to create and launch Clarrow, a digital banking platform for freelancers in the U.S. Prior to joining Mastercard, Jessica was the Chief Operating Officer at First Access, a fintech startup that reliably predicts risk for the world's global informal sector who have never had a bank account or credit score. Helping to launch the company from the ground up in Tanzania, Jessica led all of the operations, strategy, finance, staffing, and early deals with telcos and financial institutions.
Jessica holds a Master's from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and a Bachelor's from the University of Delaware. She has international experience across Africa, Central and South America, Asia, and Europe, and speaks some Spanish.