Chief Operating Officer
Tommy Blanchard joined QED in 2021 as the company's Chief Operating Officer. He joined QED from Capital One where he spent a total of 20 years, most recently as managing vice president, business analysis in Capital One’s Commercial Bank.
In his most recent role, Blanchard’s responsibilities included data analysis and strategy, process innovation and transformation in cross-team collaboration – all towards driving step function improvements in the sales of treasury management products and services in Capital One’s Commercial Bank.
Blanchard’s previous work at Capital One includes executive leadership positions in talent acquisition, people analytics, co-brand partnerships, loyalty strategies, operations analysis and supply chain management.
Blanchard holds an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, as well as MS and BS degrees in electrical engineering from Purdue University. He lives in Richmond, Va., and will be based in QED’s Alexandria, Va., office.