Allen Puwalski

Allen Puwalski

Head of Community Bank Strategy, SoFi


Mr. Puwalski is SoFi’s Head of Community Bank Strategy. He cultivates long-term mutually beneficial relationships with community banks to improve capital and operational efficiencies, stay independent and innovative, and achieve virtual scale in consumer lending and digital banking by partnering on a mission with SoFi to help consumers get their money right while.

Mr. Puwalski has a 30-year career as a financials sector regulator, analyst, advisor, and investor.

Before joining SoFi, he was a partner at Paulson & Co and organizing Board Member of OneWest Bank.

Mr. Puwalski received his undergraduate degree with honors from University of MD, BC in Economics and Finance. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)