Press Release: Accion Welcomes Raza Dean and Nick Talwar to Its Board of Directors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Financial inclusion pioneer Accion today announced the appointment of financial service industry leaders Raza Dean and Nick Talwar to the organization’s board of directors.
“We are thrilled to welcome Raza Dean and Nick Talwar to the Accion Board of Directors,” said Accion Board Chair Diana Taylor. “Both individuals bring unique and extensive experience in the financial services industry. This experience, combined with a global perspective developed over years of living and working abroad, will be instrumental in advancing Accion’s effort to foster financial inclusion around the world.”
Dean brings to the Accion board more than 30 years of experience in the global financial services industry and promoting business development and growth. As president of RMD Associates, he supports the growth and development of small- and medium-sized businesses. His professional experience crosses the banking, finance, manufacturing, distribution, and retail industries, and includes 16 years in commercial banking and 10 years in banking in the Middle East.