OppLoans Welcomes Daniel Fell as VP of Business Development and Partnerships
World-class business development executive joins rapidly growing fintech company.
CHICAGO——OppLoans, the nation’s leading socially responsible online lender serving non-prime consumers, has announced the appointment of Daniel Fell to the role of Vice President of Business Development. Fell will oversee all strategic business development and partnership objectives at the high-growth, profitable firm.
Fell brings 15-plus years of experience in consumer finance, banking, sales, and marketing to the OppLoans team. He comes directly from a five-year tenure at the online lender SoFi, where he was one of the first 20 hires and helped grow the company to $17 billion in funded loans and more than 250,000 members. Prior to SoFi, Fell worked at Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, and founded Schlep.it, an online logistics and delivery service. He is a graduate of Marquette University and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
“OppLoans has experienced incredible growth for such a young firm,” said Jared Kaplan, CEO of OppLoans. “With the addition of Dan Fell, we are redoubling our commitment to strategic partnerships. Dan’s proven history of networking and building robust strategic relationships at other rapidly growing firms makes him the perfect choice to lead OppLoans in this critical area.”
Fell said, “No other consumer financial service is delivering more value to the subprime consumer right now. OppLoans stands head and shoulders above the competition. I’m excited to contribute by broadening the network of business relationships and bringing new partners to OppLoans.”
Opportunity Financial, LLC, doing business as OppLoans, is one of the highest-rated online lenders in the industry. With faster funding, significantly lower rates, total transparency, and unmatched customer service, OppLoans provides non-prime borrowers a safe and reliable alternative to payday lending. OppLoans is licensed and able to lend or arrange loans in the following states: Alabama, California, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
Opportunity Financial, LLC
130 E Randolph St, Suite 1650
Chicago, IL 60601