Prior to joining Vicarious, Nicole led the People Strategy for several McKinsey New Ventures, a portfolio of startups within the global consulting firm. Before that, she was the first Head of People at Bounce Exchange, building the function from the ground up at one of the fastest-growing software companies in NY. She also designed and rolled out the Org Design practice at the Estée Lauder Companies and expanded their Global Leadership Development programs. She holds an MBA and BS from the Wharton School of Business, showing her affinity for Philadelphia. When not at work, Nikki enjoys making and consuming food, cocktails, and jokes.