TurnKey Lender announces Marc Pickren as CEO of the Americas
By Edlyn Cardoza
TurnKey Lender, a global enterprise FinTech with 180 customers in over 50 countries, recently announced that Marc Pickren is joining the company as Chief Executive Officer for North America to build upon the 350% growth in the America’s over the past two years.
With the Americas accounting for most of TurnKey Lender’s SaaS solutions business, Marc will work with a founding team with a successful record of leading diverse global businesses.
Marc joins TurnKey Lender from his previous role as CEO of OutboundEngine, which was acquired in a successful process in 2021. Marc brings decades of experience building and running SaaS companies, and he’s recognized for creating healthy and positive work environments. He was nominated as Austin’s CEO of the Year in 2019 and was named a Top CEO for Women in 2020 in the US by Comparably, which provides information on company culture and compensation.
Pickren has held leadership roles in consumer lending and P&L responsibility at large public financial corporations. Pickren has advanced the digitalization of consumer lending platforms and financial access for all populations throughout his career.
“Marc’s leadership, vision and authenticity are ideally suited to Turnkey Lender’s culture, and I am very confident that he will help TurnKey Lender to lead the embedded lending revolution further,” said Dmitry Voronenko, Global CEO of TurnKey Lender. Speaking on behalf of Turnkey Lender’s executive leadership team, “We are looking forward to serving our clients even better and achieving exceptional growth in our Americas business with Marc at the helm.”
For Pickren, “TurnKey Lender has a deep passion for social good and the democratization of finance.” He calls it an honor to join a team that has helped more than 50 million individuals and businesses. “I will do my best to help make positive and meaningful change a keystone of my professional and personal experience at TurnKey Lender.”
IBS Intelligence reported that TurnKey Lender had announced the addition of Peppermint Innovation to its rapidly expanding client family in Asia. Peppermint Innovation is an ASX-listed FinTech company focused on the commercialization of the Peppermint Platform, a proprietary technology platform targeting four key business sectors – mobile payments, eCommerce, delivery and logistics, and mobile financial services.
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