SoFi names former Goldman exec as CFO

by Francis Monfort11 Apr 2018

SoFi has announced that it appointment Michelle Gill as CFO, effective April 30.

Gill joins the company from TPG Sixth Street Partners. Her career included a 14-year stint at Goldman Sachs, where she most last served as a partner co-heading the structured finance business. Gill received her JD from Cornell Law School and her BA from the University of California at Los Angeles.

“She has deep financial expertise, a passion for our mission, and knows our business in and out, having been our lead banker for several years," SoFi CEO Anthony Noto said. "Michelle is also an exceptional leader who has a passion for building a great culture. I look forward to partnering with her as we continue to build the next great consumer financial services company."

"I am excited to be joining Anthony and the team at SoFi in building an innovative and inclusive culture that will radically change the way people approach their finances," Gill said. "The company's impressive financial strength paired with its talented team gives SoFi the opportunity to expand the breadth of its offerings and ultimately help more members achieve success."

Gill replaces interim CFO Steven Freiberg, who assumed the role in May. Freiberg, who also serves as vice chairman of the company’s board, will remain in that role.

 

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