Jared KaplanCEO at OppFi
Jared Kaplan is chief executive officer of OppFi, a leading financial technology platform that powers banks to help the everyday consumer gain access to credit. To date, OppFi has facilitated the issuance of more than 1.5 million loans through its platform. The company launched SalaryTap, its near prime installment lending product that is repaid through payroll deduction in 2020 and will pilot OppFi Card, its new credit card product, in the second half of 2021.
OppFi is an Inc. 5000 company for the 5th straight year and a Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™. It has been named Best Consumer Lending Company (2021) and Best Consumer Lending Platform (2020) by Fintech Breakthrough. OppFi most recently was named on Forbes America 2021 list of America’s Best Startup Employers and Built In’s 2021 Best Places to Work in Chicago.
Jared was ranked the 8th highest-rated CEO by Glassdoor (2018) and named a finalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year. He is a frequent speaker and media contributor for top publications including American Banker, Bloomberg, and Business Insider.
Prior to OppFi, Jared was co-founder and executive vice president of Insureon, the leading online agency for small business insurance that boasted 1,700+% in revenue growth. After beginning his career at Goldman Sachs, Jared led financial services investing for Accretive LLC, an early-stage private equity firm. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.