David Needham

Chief Technology Officer

David Needham

David Needham has served as Oportun’s Chief Technology Officer since March 2017, and previously served as Vice President, Engineering and IT. He joined Oportun in 2012 as Vice President, Engineering. Prior to joining Oportun, David was a Vice President at @WalmartLabs, Wal-Mart Store Inc.’s Silicon Valley technology innovation lab. David has also served as Vice President, Product Development at Samsclub.com, an online retail company, and as Senior Director, Product Management, for Walmart.com. Earlier in David’s career, he held various technical product management roles at Sycle.net, Tradami and UPS-Supply Chain Solutions, where he focused on the development of Software-as-a-Service-based business solutions. David received a B.S. in Business from the University of San Francisco.


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