Fundbox, a B2B payments and credit network developed to enhance B2B commerce at scale, announced on Wednesday it has appointed William Corey to its Board of Directors.
According to Fundbox, Corey has over 37 years of experience in public accounting. He served as an Audit, Senior Relationship, and Office Managing Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP from 2002 to 2020, where he led the audit practice and serving as managing partner for the Baltimore office. He is on the Board of Directors of GSE Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-GVP), where he serves as Chair of the Audit Committee and as a member of the Compensation Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee, and also a Member of the College of Business Board of Advisors for James Madison University.
Speaking about his appointment, Corey stated:
“I’m inspired by Fundbox’s vision to power the small business economy. I have a passion for helping emerging companies succeed and am excited to be joining the company’s Board of Directors at this pivotal moment to help the team chart the course ahead, and drive our mission of unlocking growth for small businesses.”
Founded in 2012, Fundbox claims it has built the first machine learning-enabled business capital platform, purposefully designed to accelerate small business payments and credit at scale. The company notably provides a convenient credit solution that seamlessly integrates credit-as-a-service within the existing workflows of other B2B-focused platforms, portals and/or marketplaces.
“At Fundbox, we help democratize access to business credit. We use technology, data science, and common sense to connect small businesses with previously unattainable financial options. With simple registration and a fast, automated application process, Fundbox offers credit limits up to $100,000 and can transfer funds as soon as the next business day. We help thousands of small business owners across the U.S. gain more control over their finances so they can succeed and grow.”