PHILADELPHIA CREAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Xactus, the leading verification innovator for the mortgage industry, today announced the appointment of Kevin Ryan as the company’s Chief Financial Officer.
“Kevin is a high-impact leader who will lead our organization through an era of innovation and growth. He will play a critical role in executing our financial plan as we strive to advance the modern mortgage experience” , said Perry Steiner, President and CEO of Xactus. Shelley Leonard, President of Xactus, added: “Kevin will create data and analytical reporting tools that will both benefit our business, also meet the growing demands market and will help our clients improve their profitability and close more loans faster.”
In this role, Ryan will guide the company’s efforts to streamline its financial and accounting operations. He will also leverage his extensive experience in data analytics and management to build a robust, enterprise-wide analytics infrastructure that will include the financial management standards and metrics needed to ensure Xactus’ future success.
With over 20 years of financial experience, Ryan brings unparalleled expertise in financial planning, corporate finance, accounting and strategy. Prior to joining Xactus, Ryan served as CEO of Keane, the nation’s leading unclaimed property service provider. In this role, he guided Keane’s efforts to develop industry-leading unclaimed property reporting technology that was key to the company’s successful sale in 2021. Prior to being named CEO , Ryan was Keane’s chief financial officer and managed finance, IT, HR and two of the company’s operating units. Ryan started his career as an auditor at Deloitte, then worked at KPMG, specializing in data analysis for forensic investigations. He holds a BS in Accounting from Cabrini University and an MBA from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University.
“I’m excited to join the Xactus team and look forward to building a finance framework that leverages all of our data in a unified system,” Ryan said. “Assessing and optimizing our financial and transactional processes holistically will lead to natural efficiencies for our business and our customers, and improve our industry’s productivity,” he added.
Ryan succeeds Bob Dumont who will serve as Senior Advisor.
Xactus is made up of the merged family of companies which includes Credit Plus, Universal Credit Services, CIS Credit Solutions, Avantus, DataFacts Lending Solutions and SharperLending.
Xactus is the leading verification innovator for the mortgage industry. The company has more than 6,500 customers ranging from the largest bank and non-bank mortgage originators to credit unions and mortgage brokers. With 12 operations centers in the United States, Xactus works closely with its customers to digitally integrate a 360° approach to verification into their workflows. As a result, lenders can easily access the technology needed to meet consumer demands for a modern mortgage experience with industry-leading speed, reliability and accuracy, while closing more loans faster with greater profitability. For more information, please visit https://xactus.com/.