901 S. Mopac Expy, Bldg. 1 Ste. 510

Austin, Texas 78746


(512) 892.0400

Julie Nielsen

VP, Lending Services

Julie Nielsen has nearly 20 years of experience working with financial institutions in the lending industry.

As Vice President of Channel Partnerships at Open Lending, Julie adds growth to existing partners and clients by implementing business development strategies and goals for the company. She supports the marketing efforts by expanding partnership capabilities for clients and prospects. Julie’s areas of focus include lending, insurance, compliance and loan protection products within the industry. She brings a background in commercial and consumer lending and capitalizing on market and client needs.


Julie previously served as Vice President at AmTrust Financial Services, Inc., delivering high quality loan protection products to financial institutions and support for loan growth and protection. She also worked as Regional Vice President at Securian Financial Group providing loan protection solutions that offer consumer-friendly benefits within the lending environment. With 20 years of lending background, Julie understands the need for balance between growth, customer service and compliance, and develops strategies that meet all those needs.