Priority Technology Holdings, Inc. Announces New Leadership Roles
ALPHARETTA, Ga., Oct. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Priority Technology Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRTH) ("Priority"), a leading payments technology company helping customers collect, store, and send money, today announced several new roles among its leadership team.
New leadership roles include:
- Sanj Goyle, former CEO of Finxera, Inc., will lead Priority's consumer finance division
- Praveer Kumar, former Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Finxera, was appointed Priority's new CTO, a position previously held by Sean Kiewiet
- Kiewiet has been named to the newly created position of Chief Strategy Officer
- Carlos Navarro, formerly with JP Morgan Chase and Elavon, has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer
"We are excited to add depth and breadth to our team in key roles we have identified to drive our accelerating growth," noted Tom Priore, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Priority. "Sanj's leadership and extensive industry knowledge in the consumer finance and banking as a service segment positions us well to roll out banking as a service across our product offerings and to deepen our consumer finance offering. In addition, Praveer's deep experience managing global technology teams that deliver products on precision timelines will help accelerate our product initiatives across all business lines."
"To build out our long-term strategy, Sean's vision, creativity and deep payments knowledge will be essential to our intent to build a process for innovation that drive strategic growth initiatives at Priority," continued Priore. "These changes, coupled with the addition of Carlos Navarro and his proven track-record executing on domestic and international revenue initiatives positions our talented management team to best leverage our technology platform and human capital to maximize shareholder value."
About Priority Technology Holdings, Inc.
Priority is a payments powerhouse driving the convergence of payments and banking. The company has built a single platform to collect, store, and send money that operates at scale. We help our customers take and make payments while managing business and consumer operating accounts to monetize payment networks. Our tailored, agile technology powers high-value, payments products bolstered by our industry-leading personalized support. Additional information can be found at www.PRTH.com.
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SOURCE Priority Technology Holdings, Inc.
Released October 4, 2021