SYDNEY, Jan 12, 2017
OnDeck Australia has announced the appointment of Jerry Yohananov to its management team, wrapping up a successful year of trading following its launch in December 2015.
Mr Yohananov has extensive experience in start-ups, including non-bank lending companies. Most recently, Jerry held the position of CFO at SocietyOne, where he was one of the four initial employees in 2012, and part of the team that pioneered consumer marketplace lending in Australia. Jerry has over 25 years’ combined experience in financial services and investor relations. His previous stints also include names like TrustDefender, NextGen Gaming, KPNQwest and KPMG Audit.
Jerry’s appointment comes at an opportune time with OnDeck Australia successfully completing its maiden year of operations and intending to step up the next level of growth. It is a testament to the high calibre of talent OnDeck is looking to tap and position itself as an employer of choice.
Commenting on his appointment, Cameron Poolman, CEO of OnDeck Australia said, “We are delighted to welcome Jerry to the team. He will be instrumental in helping us achieve a leadership position in the Australian market. Jerry’s industry experience will play a key role in strengthening our capabilities to deliver great value to our customers in the coming future.”