Revolut hires new US CEO ahead of launch

March 17, 2020 | Banking

Written by FinTech Alliance

Revolut hires new US CEO ahead of launch

The digital bank sets its sights on US domination

In Brief

  • Revolut has appointed US banking veteran Ronald Oliveira to the CEO position 
  • In a 40 year career Oliviera has worked for Union Bank of California and Avidbank, a commercial lending bank based in California.
  • At its most recent valuation, Revolut was valued at $5.5bn after a massive $500m Series D funding round.

What this means

The challenger bank is looking to grow up quickly and is on the hunt for executives with a long history in finance, both in the UK and US.

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