Tagged: appointment

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

Lendy Expands: Appoints Three New Senior Hires to Team

Peer-to-peer lending platform Lendy recently announced it has appointed three new senior hires to its growing team. Shane Lewin was named compliance officer, while Shaun Reynolds was appointed development finance support manager, and Pamela Guillamon was appointed international marketing manager. According to Lendy, Lewin previously… Read More

Former Goldman Sachs CTO Paul Walker Joins Board of Fintech Firm OpenFin

Fintech company OpenFin announced on Wednesday that former Goldman Sachs CTO Paul Walker as been appointed to its board of directors. This news comes just a couple months after the firm secured $15 million during its Series B funding round, which was led by J.P. Morgan, Euclid Opportunities,… Read More

Money360 Announces New Hires to Support Rapid Expansion

Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, Money360, announced on Monday it has added eight new hires to support its rapid expansion. According to the online lender, the hires included five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists. Speaking about the hires, Money360 founder… Read More

YouCaring Appoints Maly Ly as First Chief Marketing Officer

Crowdfunding platform YouCaring announced on Thursday it has appointed Maly Ly as its first Chief Marketing Officer. According to the funding portal, Ly is set to lead its global marketing organization and scale brand awareness along with revenue. Prior to joining YouCaring, Maly held positions… Read More

RealtyShares Appoints Former CEO of Cushman & Wakefield Edward Forst As New Board of Directors Member

Real estate marketplace lending platform RealtyShares announced on Thursday that Edward Forst, former president and CEO of Cushman & Wakefield, was named the newest member of the company’s board of directors. According to RealtyShares, Forst oversaw 16,000 real estate professionals in 60 countries at Cushman & Wakefield. He joined… Read More

Swiss Fintech Firm Lykke Appoints Nick Gogerty As Chief Strategist

Swiss fintech firm Lykke announced on Thursday it has appointed Nick Gogerty as its new chief strategist. According to Lykke,  Gogerty is the founder of SolarCoin, a token that represents kilowatt-hours of solar energy that can be traded on the Lykke exchange. He also co-founded and… Read More

Innovate Finance Appoints Natalie Ceeney as Non- Executive Chair

Innovate Finance announced on Monday it has appointed Natalie Ceeney as Non-Executive Chair, taking over from Alastair Lukies. According to the organization, Ceeney has extensive senior leadership experience across a range of sectors, including her time as the CEO of the UK’s Financial Ombudsman.  She previously held three… Read More

LendingUSA Appoints Former Consumer Enforcement Unit Attorney Jenann Shemisa As General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

LendingUSA announced on Friday it has appointed former consumer enforcement unit attorney, Jenann Shemisa, to its executive team as both General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Shemisa will assume her new role immediately, reporting directly to Camilo Concha, CEO and Founder. According to LendingUSA, Shemisa previously served… Read More

Boston Fintech Startup FinMason Continues to Grow Staff By Appointing New Leadership in Sales, Marketing, & Data Science

FinMason, a Boston-based fintech and investment analytics firm, announced on Tuesday it appointed three new staff members to its growing staff. The appointees were added to the data science, marketing, and sales departments. According to FinMason, Mark Carroll was appointed as director of data science, Bob Leaper… Read More

Fintech Startup Prime Trust Appoints Former Hambrecht Partner Whitney White As New CTO & COO

Nevada-based Fintech startup Prime Trust announced on Friday it has appointed former Hambrecht Partner and CTO, Whitney White as its new COO and CTO.  According to Prime Trust, during his 17 years at Hambrecht White assisted in the design and execution of the company’s capital… Read More

Dianrong Announces New Financial Leadership Appointments

Chinese peer-to-peer lending platform, Dianrong, announced on Tuesday the following financial leadership changes, effective immediately: Xuxia Kuang, the lender’s CFO, has been named COO. Yawen Cui has joined Dianrong as the new CFO. Kuang and Cui will report to Dianrong founder and CEO Soul Htite…. Read More

Ripple Appoints Appoints Marjan Delatinne As New Sales Director For Europe

San Francisco fintech company, Ripple, announced on Wednesday it has appointed former business director at SWIFT gpi, Marjan Delatinne, as its new sales director for Europe. The company reports that Delatinne will lead its sales efforts for financial institutions in Europe and will sell its commercial blockchain… Read More

Growth Street Appoints New General Counsel & Commercial Director

Online lender focusing on SME loans, Growth Street, announced on Tuesday it has appointed April Nardulli as its new General Counsel and Chris Weller as its new Commercial Director.  According to Growth Street, Nardulli has previous experience in London’s fintech industry and most recently held the senior regulatory counsel position… Read More

LoanHero Appoints Zalman Vitenson, Olaf Janke, & Mikel Sides to Executive Management Team

LoanHero, a retail fintech and loan origination platform for automated lending to consumers at the point of need, announced on Monday it appointed Zalman Vitenson, Olaf Janke, and Mikel Sides, to its executive management team. Vitenson is now the company’s CEO, Janke is the new CFO, and Sides is… Read More

Misys Appoints Natalie Gammon as New Chief Information Officer

Financial service software provider Misys announced on Wednesday it has appointed Natalie Gammon as its new Chief Information Officer. The company stated that Gammon will be taking on the responsibility of managing its global infrastructure and technology operations, which includes all business applications and support services, as well as… Read More

MarketInvoice Appoints Former Barclays & Santander Executive Shaun Alexander As Head of Risk

Peer-to-peer invoice finance platform, MarketInvoice, announced on Monday it has appointed Shaun Alexander as it’s new Head of Risk. This news comes less than a month after the online lender appointed Zopa’s co-founder, Giles Andrews, as a new chairman. Sharing details about Alexander’s appointment, MarketInvoice revealed: “We… Read More