Tagged: appointment

Former Capital One Executive Troy Jamison Named First Chief Risk Officer at Victory Park Capital

Victory Park Capital (VPC), a Chicago-based investment firm focused on private middle-market debt and equity investments, announced on Wednesday it has appointed formed Capital One executive, Troy Jamison as its first Chief Risk Officer.  Jamison will reportedly oversee the assessment and management of risk within the firm’s… Read More

Ex-UBER General Manager for Germany Austria, & Switzerland Rasoul Jalali Named Chief Operating Officer of Investment Platform TEND

TEND, the blockchain-powered platform for investments, announced this week that it has appointed Rasoul Jalali, former UBER General Manager for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). While sharing details about Jalali’s appointment, TEND Founder and CEO, Marco Abele, stated: “I am excited… Read More

Former PayPal Head Darrell MacMullin Named Advisor at Canadian Fintech Mogo Finance Technology

Canadian fintech Mogo Finance Technology Inc. (MOGO.TO) (MOGOF) announced on Tuesday it has appointed former PayPal head Darrell MacMullin as one of its new advisors in order to support the company’s product expansion efforts, including the upcoming launch of its recently announced cryptocurrency account, and new… Read More

Alternative Lender Sancus Finance Appoints Victoria Osgood As New Client Manager

Sancus Finance, the specialist alternative finance firm, announced on Thursday it has appointed Victoria Osgood as its new Client Manager. According to the company, Osgood will be responsible for managing a growing portfolio of clients and their range of funding solutions to ensure the smooth… Read More

LendUp Appoints Former Tesla VP Bill Donnelly As First Chief Financial Officer

LendUp, a socially responsible online lender on a mission to redefine financial services for the emerging middle class, announced on Tuesday it has appointed former Vice President of Global Financial Services for Tesla, Bill Donnelly, as its new (and first) Chief Financial Officer. According to… Read More

Online Lender Better Mortgage Names Jeff Corbett New Director of Business Development

Better Mortgage, a digital mortgage company working to improve access to home financing through transparency, honest guidance, and zero loan officer commissions, announced on Friday it has appointed Jeff Corbett as its Director of Business Development and adding him to its growing Strategic Partnership team. According… Read More

Goji Appoints Peter Breitstone As New CEO

Specialist provider of P2P and marketplace lending products and services, Goji, announced on Friday it has appointed Peter Breitstone as its new CEO. According to the company, Breitstone has over 20 years of senior executive leadership experience at several global insurance companies, including Insureon, Zurich, and Aon…. Read More

Alternative Lender Sancus Finance Appoints Dan Walker As Managing Director

Alternative finance firm Sancus Finance announced on Wednesday it has appointed Dan Walker as its new managing director. Walker will replace Caroline Langron as Managing Director of Sancus Finance in January 2018. According to Sancus, Walker brings with him a wealth of experience gained in advisory,… Read More

Humaniq Founder Alex Fork Named New CEO

Blockchain platform Humaniq announced on Monday its founder, Alex Fork, will assume the role as its new CEO. Dinis Guarda, Humaniq’s former CEO, has reportedly stepped down from the position and will take up a new role in another business. Humaniq revealed that Guarda was appointed as an… Read More

ThinCats Expands in Midlands By Appointing Ravi Bagri As New Origination Manager

Peer-to-peer lending platform ThinCats announced on Friday it has appointed Ravi Bagri as its new Origination Manager, who will cover the Midlands region. According to the online lender, Bagri is considered one of the most well-established names in the Midlands finance sector and has nearly 30… Read More

Fintech Firm eOriginal Appoints Michael Coluzzi As New CFO

Growing fintech firm eOriginal announced on Thursday it has appointed Michael Coluzzi as its new Chief Financial Officer. The company reported that Coluzzi is the third key additional to its leadership, with Brian Madocks named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Timothy Wall as Chief Revenue… Read More

LendInvest Appoints Ex-Aldermore Bank Head of Commercial Mortgages Ian Boden As New Sales Director

LendInvest announced on Thursday it has appointed former Aldermore Bank Head of Commercial Mortgages, Ian Boden, as its new Sales Director. According to the online lender, Boden joins its team with more than 35 years of experience in financial services, buy-to-let, and commercial mortgages.  Prior… Read More

LendUp Appoints Jotaka Eaddy As New VP of Policy, Strategic Engagement & Impact

LendUp, a socially responsible online lender on a mission to redefine financial services for the emerging middle class, announced on Wednesday it has appointed Jotaka Eaddy as its new Vice President of Policy, Strategic Engagement, and Impact. Eaddy previously served as LendUp’s Head of Government Affairs…. Read More

Science & Technology Investment Firm 55 Institutional Announces New CEO

55 Institutional Partners, LLC, a science and technology investment firm, announced on Tuesday it has appointed Paul Gamble as its new CEO. According to the company, Gamble brings 25 years of experience in advisory services, financial technology, retirement planning and investment management. It was also reported that Gamble… Read More

ThinCats Appoints Geoff O’Brien As Origination Manager For Scotland Services

ThinCats announced on Wednesday it has appointed Geoff O’Brien as its new Origination Manager for Scotland services. The lender stated it has identified the need for a dedicated presence in the area and O’Brien will be the key contact for Scotland and will lead all… Read More

Fintech Firm StreetShares Appoints Ed Walters As New Chief Marketing Officer

On Wednesday, fintech firm StreetShares announced it appointed Ed Walters as its new Chief Marketing Officer. The company reports that Walters has held various marketing positions, including Vice President of Marketing and Communications at ACT, the Chief Marketing Officer of the U.S. Army, Principal Deputy… Read More

LendInvest Appoints Andy Virgo As Business Development Manager for Southern England

LendInvest announced on Tuesday it has appointed Andy Virgo as its first Business Development Manager (BDM) for the South of England. Virgo notably brings thirty years of experience in both mortgage sales and broking to the position and will be responsible for sourcing deals across the… Read More

nanopay Appoints Former Google Engineer As Vice President of Engineering

Real-time payments platform provider and fintech firm nanopay announced on Tuesday it has appointed former Google engineer, Kevin Greer, as its new Vice President of Engineer. The company revealed that Greer will be overseeing technical strategy and ensure successful rollouts of global services. During his… Read More

LendingTree Appoints Former Travelocity Manager Brad Wilson As New Chief Marketing Officer

LendingTree (NASDAQ: Tree) announced on Monday it has appointed Brad Wilson as its new Chief Marketing Officer. According to the online lender, Wilson has experience in growth and profitability of consumer brands and held the position of General Manager at Travelocity. Speaking about Wilson’s appointment,… Read More

RealtyShares Appoints Kristina Wallender Senior Vice President of Marketing

Real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares announced on Thursday it has appointed Kristina Wallender as its new senior vice president of marketing. According to the funding portal, Wallender has both marketplace and marketing leadership experience spanning large enterprise businesses such as Amazon and early stage companies like… Read More