Jake Nice is a Senior Associate at Nationwide Ventures. Prior to joining Nationwide Ventures, Jake was an early employee at Avant, a leading FinTech consumer lending platform. While at Avant, Jake led the early development of multiple customer acquisition channels and later helped to launch the Powered by Avant product. Jake began his career as an investment banking analyst in New York City at BMO Capital Markets in the US Debt Capital Markets group. Jake received his BBA in Finance from Villanova University.