Diane Lye

SVP Engineering @ Capital One

As the lead for Enterprise Data Services & Risk and Finance Technology at Capital One, Diane Lye is responsible for developing the organization’s enterprise data services and strategy with an emphasis on cloud, real-time data management through Machine Learning and real-time data modeling.

Diane has a deep expertise in data – stewardship and governance, analytics and modeling, business intelligence, big data technologies, data science, and data integration – as well as personalization, customer segmentation, and development of targeting algorithms.

Prior to joining Capital One, she served as Head of Global Market Technology for both Bank of America and Citigroup, where she transformed their data and analytics technology environment through big data and machine learning technology.

Earlier in her career, Diane spent nine years at Amazon.com where she held a variety of roles, including Head of Data and Analytics for Amazon Retail and Head of Infrastructure Automation for AWS.

Diane holds a Bachelor of Science from The London School of Economics, as well as a M.A. and Ph.D. in Demography from University of Pennsylvania. She has also served as a research faculty member at the University of Washington, in addition to founding a consulting firm specializing in designing and conducting applied, actionable data analysis for diverse clients.