Kevin is the Chairman of the Canadian Lenders Association and President of Lendified, Canada’s premier lending technology company. Lendified delivers loans to small businesses through a simple online process and
offers best-in-class technology to financial institutions who want to better manage their lending and borrowing experience.
Kevin’s career spans over 30 years in domestic and international banking. Prior to co-founding Lendified, Kevin spent 30 years with The Bank of Nova Scotia, holding progressively more senior roles in the Investment Banking and Corporate Banking divisions across Canada, the United States, and Europe. More recently he oversaw a number of global businesses including the Bank’s international lending activities and the Bank’s cash management and trade finance delivery network supporting its small business, commercial and corporate customers, all while being an active member of the Bank’s senior credit committee.
Kevin remains active within The Richard Ivey School of Business where he obtained his MBA and remains passionate about economic growth and business development in Canada for small businesses.
"The Lending Landscape is Changing: A Deep Dive into the latest in Traditional FI & FinTech Financing Innovation"
Today’s FI landscape is going through an evolution. Traditional lenders are evolving and FinTechs are entering the market with new lending products and services. The result - there are more lending options than ever before but it can be difficult to cut through the clutter. In this session you will hear from a panel of FinTech and financial services leaders as they share the latest innovations in small business borrowing and their tips to successfully secure financing. After this session you will better understand the FI lending landscape and your lending options.