REDWOOD CITY, California, September 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Blue Vine, the leading provider of innovative financial services for small businesses, today announced the appointment of David Quinn as the new CFO. In this role, Quinn will lead the finance functions of BlueVine and help accelerate the strategic growth of the company. He will report to Eyal Lifshitz, CEO and co-founder of BlueVine.
“Ensuring the continued financial growth and success of BlueVine is essential to fulfilling our mission of supporting small businesses,” said Eyal Lifshitz, CEO and co-founder of BlueVine. “We are delighted to welcome David to the BlueVine team. His strong financial acumen and experience in the banking industry will help us grow our business and take it to the next level, while ensuring our clients have the best tailored experience possible.
Quinn brings over 25 years of global knowledge in the banking and financial services industry. In his previous role as Commercial Bank CFO at Silicon Valley Bank, he provided support to business leaders in the technology, life sciences and fund banking sectors at United States and Asia. Quinn also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Consumer Banking at Bank of the West, where he facilitated business development plans, investment decisions, product profitability and management reporting. In addition, he held senior positions at Citibank, Morgan Stanley and Lehman Brothers in the UK before continuing his career in the US.
“After spending decades in financial services, I have seen first-hand the challenges small businesses face. Most banking solutions are not designed around their needs, ”said David Quinn. “BlueVine’s mission of supporting small businesses touches me deeply, and I look forward to playing a key role in the continued growth and success of the business. “
Quinn is the second banking and fintech veteran to join BlueVine’s growing C suite in 2021. His appointment follows Steve Allocca, former leader of PayPal and LendingClub, as the very first COO of BlueVine. Quinn holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He will work from the BlueVine headquarters in Redwood City, California.
BlueVine offers small and medium-sized businesses quick and easy access to financial services designed for them. BlueVine’s advanced online platform offers an intuitive and convenient solution designed to meet the banking and working capital needs of today’s business owners with a suite of products including BlueVine Business Checking, Payments and Line of Credit. Situated at Redwood City, California, BlueVine has enabled small and medium-sized businesses to access more than $ 9 billion in financing and is backed by leading private and institutional investors including Lightspeed Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, 83North, Citi Ventures, SVB Capital, Nationwide Insurance and M12 (Microsoft’s Venture Arm). All lines of credit and term loan products are issued by Celtic Bank, a Utah– Approved Industrial Bank, FDIC Member. Banking services provided by Coastal Community Bank, FDIC member.
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