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#158: Leadership Chat: Jared Kaplan, CEO of OppFi, and Kyle Cerminara, President of FG New America

July 6, 2021

On today’s podcast, we welcome special guests Jared Kaplan, CEO of OppFi, and Kyle Cerminara, President of FG New America. OppFi, a leading financial technology platform that serves the everyday consumer, recently announced a merger with SPAC FG New America Acquisition Corp in a deal that valued the fintech company at $800 million.

 

On the podcast, Jared and Kyle discuss:

- The need that OppFi fills in the market and what sets it apart from traditional financial services companies

- How OppFi utilizes artificial intelligence for its financial products

- The thesis behind FG New America and why they chose OppFi as a merger partner

- What sets OppFi apart from other fintechs in the market

- And more