Meet Capital One's
BEN FONAROV

Careers - Ben’s Story 
 Purposeful Inventors
Ben’s Story
Purposeful Inventors
Ben began his technology career as a computer graphics designer for animated movies. Realizing that he was more passionate about inventing purposeful technology for people, he transitioned into building programs and software—and founded two technology startups. Ben then worked in the data space at National Geographic before leading Capital One’s Data Team.
Careers - What Ben Does
 Senior Data Engineering Manager
What Ben Does
Senior Data Engineering Manager
Ben gathers the team together for a morning meeting, then begins a day of extensive coding and development. He interviews users to get useful feedback on features, then devises technology strategies to develop outstanding software systems that are most beneficial for customers and aligned with Capital One’s mission to make financial lives better.
 
 
“We are essentially a technology company. At Capital One, you really see people who are digging their teeth in and building these technologies from scratch.”
 
“We are essentially a technology company. At Capital One, you really see people who are digging their teeth in and building these technologies from scratch.”
 
 
“I believe in trusting my team, and that people who work here want to work here—and like creating technologies that people need.”
 
“I believe in trusting my team, and that people who work here want to work here—and like creating technologies that people need.”