Canadian Marketplace Lender LendingArch Appoints New Head of Credit & Risk

LendingArchLendingArch, an emerging Canadian marketplace lending platform, announced on Thursday it has appointed Paul Hadzoglou as Head of Credit & Risk.

Hadzoglou notably comes to LendingArch with a track record of high performance and value, and his detail to data science, credit risk and underwriting has resulted in huge successes within the financial management area. During his time at ATB Financial, Hadzoglou held senior finance management responsibilities in Corporate, Retail and Small Business Banking. With an eye for analytics and results, Paul’s financial intelligence led all business units for MasterCard in Strategy & Operations, where he cultivated and established profitability and loan portfolio growth.

Hadzoglou will report to trailblazing Founder and CEO, Arti Modi, who stated:

Arti Modi“Here at LendingArch, we have an incredible opportunity to build a new type of lending platform to a new generation of borrowers. Our vision from inception was to assemble a world-class team that fits our company culture and total mission, to bring financial advancement to all Canadians. Paul’s ‘yes-first’ thinking mentality, leadership and drive to succeed, will inspire our core underwriting team, deliver results for our investors and ensure we always have happy borrowers.”

Hadzoglou added:

Handshake“I’m proud to be part of a team that is bringing financial advancement to Canadians. Coming from a banking background, it is so exciting to be part of a culture that sees borrowers completely differently. Being able to look at our borrowers for their future potential – and not just their credit score – opens up so many possibilities to foster financial health for Canadians. The application process is so easy and simple to do, and being able to use your mobile or tablet to see instant funding is future-ready finance. We understand what the borrower needs and LendingArch gives people who are seeking real solutions seamless options.”