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Nick	Cain

Nick Cain

Senior Manager at google - America

Bio

Nick currently leads Sustainability and Climate grantmaking for Google’s philanthropic arm, Google.org, including the €10M Google.org Impact Challenge on Climate. Previously, he led a team responsible for Google.org’s employee volunteering and pro bono programs, and co-developed Google.org’s two-year, $50M commitment to support tech-based solutions to close gaps in global education. Nick has developed and managed over $40M in grants to nonprofits using technology and innovation to address global challenges, with an emphasis on education, accessibility, and sustainability.Before joining Google, Nick was the first employee at Vittana—a non-profit that pioneered the development of student loan products for the microfinance market—where he managed partnerships across 11 countries in Latin America and Africa.Nick earned a bachelor's in American Studies from Columbia University and an MBA with honors from the Berkeley-Haas School of Business, where he was Co-Chair of the Global Social Venture Competition.