Malini Nayar joined CPC in April 2022 as SVP, Chief Credit Officer. In this capacity, she is responsible for credit review and approval of CPC’s loans and for the overall quality of the loan portfolio. Prior to joining CPC, Malini served as the Chief Credit Officer at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), overseeing credit, closing and portfolio management of LISC’s on-balance sheet loan portfolio. At LISC, Ms. Nayar also structured and stood up off-balance sheet vehicles combining private and public capital to support outside-the-credit-box loan products, supported originations and led efforts to make LISC’s credit policy more equitable. Malini has nearly two decades of experience in the Community Development Financial Institution industry, having held positions at Enterprise Community Loan Fund, Inc., Nonprofit Finance Fund and Seedco (TruFund) where she was responsible for lending to affordable housing projects, charter schools, community health centers and small businesses.
Ms. Nayar has a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh and a BA in Finance from Bangalore University in India.