Odysseas Papadimitriou is the founder and CEO of the personal-finance website WalletHub. An industry veteran, Odysseas previously built the credit-card-comparison website CardHub (later merged with WalletHub) and led online marketing efforts for one of the country’s largest credit card companies.
Odysseas has nearly 20 years of experience in the personal finance industry. He spent nearly eight years at Capital One before founding CardHub in 2008 and overseeing its subsequent merger with WalletHub. He held various positions at Capital One, including senior marketing director, and his many accomplishments include managing a $550 million P&L and spearheading the largest customer giveback in company history.
Given his experience on both the corporate and consumer sides of the market, Odysseas has become a highly sought-after personal finance expert, whose views are regularly quoted by leading publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post.
Odysseas graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brown University with a B.A. in Economics and a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering. He holds an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.