WebBank today announced the appointment of Alicia Perry as the Senior Vice President-Technology Enablement.
Ms. Perry joined WebBank in January 2020, bringing more than 20 years of program and project management experience in the Financial Services and FinTech industries. Before joining WebBank, Ms. Perry was Senior Director of Delivery and Operations for Financial Services and Healthcare at Interactive Communications (InComm). Prior to InComm, Ms. Perry was Director of Prepaid Operations Enablement at American Express.
In her new role, Ms. Perry will be responsible for architecting and maintaining the Bank’s hardware, software and network infrastructure. She will be responsible for ensuring the Bank’s IT infrastructure and processes meet regulatory and best practice security standards. In addition, Ms. Perry will oversee help desk support for Bank employees and technology governance.
Ms. Perry received her Masters of International Management from American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird) and Master of Business Administration from the University of Utah.
“Ms. Perry adds extensive experience in payments and technology to WebBank’s executive management team,” said WebBank Chief Technology Officer, Spencer Pratt. “She has a track record of creating next-generation digital payments platforms and implementing payment products to expand demographic and geographic reach. Going forward, Ms. Perry will help WebBank and its Partners to be at the forefront of the digital transformation of the banking sector.”
WebBank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Steel Partners Holdings LP, is a Utah chartered Industrial Bank headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. As “The Bank Behind the Brand®”, WebBank is a national issuer of and capital provider to consumer and small business credit products through Strategic Partner (Brand) platforms, which includes retailers, manufacturers, finance companies, and financial technology (FinTech) companies. The Bank is a leading player in the digital lending space, driving innovation in financial products through Strategic Partner platforms. WebBank engages in a full range of banking activities including consumer and commercial loan products, revolving lines of credit, credit cards, private-label card issuance, auto-refinancing and more. The Bank is also a capital provider to Brand platforms, credit funds, and other lenders with a targeted focus on specialty finance assets. The Bank is also a leading provider of commercial insurance premium finance products through its wholly owned subsidiary National Partners.