CEO, chairman and co-founder

As the CEO, chairman and co-founder of online personal finance company SoFi, Mike Cagney brings decades of experience in the financial industry to lead corporate strategy and development for the company. Before starting SoFi, Cagney was a senior vice president at Wells Fargo, where he served as head trader for the proprietary trading and financial products group. Cagney is also co-founder and a managing member of Cabezon Investment Group, a global macro hedge fund, and he serves as a non-executive chairman of ReFlow. Before Cabezon, Cagney founded, was CEO and then vice-chairman and chief architect of Finaplex, a leader in wealth management software that was eventually sold to Broadridge.

While overseeing SoFi’s overall direction, Cagney makes a daily point to interact with SoFi’s member base, which is now more than 200,000 strong. In addition to reading and responding to member feedback, he hosts SoFi member dinners at his San Francisco home to get to know the  company’s customers and understand their financial goals.