Oscar Almendarez

Director of Technology

New York, NY

Oscar Almendarez

Based in the New York office, Oscar is the Director of Technology at Greycroft and leads delivery of technology solutions for the firm’s business use cases while setting plans, policies, and processes to support our growth strategy.

Prior to Greycroft, Oscar spent 16 years at Goldman Sachs in several roles as an automation and infrastructure engineer and manager with functional expertise across IT Operations, regulatory monitoring, and core banking.  His technology experience spans Cloud infrastructure, software development, API design, security, platform as a service (PaaS), and vendor integration.  Most recently, Oscar spent the previous five years at Goldman Sachs as a Vice President, GS Bank USA, where he managed the global web-based platform used to monitor and report the trading risk for the commercial banking business and helped launch the initial digital banking deposit platform (gsbank.com).

Oscar graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) with a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering.  He advises and mentors Emergent Works and the Code Cooperative in NYC.