Des Moines fintech startup company LenderClose has welcomed Andrew Deignan as Director of Operations. Deignan will manage the Operations and Vendor Relationships group, ensuring LenderClose delivers the highest level of service to its credit union and community bank lender users.
Most recently, Deignan served as VP of Operations at Equifax Inc., one of the three largest consumer credit reporting agencies. There, he supervised a team of more than 400 members spanning multiple domestic locations and countries across divisional boundaries.
To LenderClose, Deignan brings nearly 20 years’ experience in operational leadership. Over the span of his career, Deignan has directed numerous continuous improvement initiatives, achieving up to 20% boosts in quality and production output and up to 200% reduction in expenses.
“Andrew’s proven talent in maximizing operations while cultivating trusting relationships with vendors and clients is something we are thrilled to put to use within our fast-growing company,” said Ben Rempe, LenderClose COO. “We are excited to see the inevitably positive impact he will have on the team and the platform.”
LenderClose is a platform that digitizes the underwriting process and speeds up the lending cycle. The web-based hub gives loan officers instant access to the latest real estate lending technology, products and solutions so they can become dominant lenders in their local markets. To learn more, follow LenderClose on LinkedIn or at lenderclose.com.