Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 14, 2014
NewComLink, a pioneer in retail credit technology solutions, today announced the appointment of Jeff Byal as chief financial officer.
In his new role, Byal is responsible for corporate finance and accounting, bank and equity financing, business planning and forecasting, regulatory compliance, contract management and negotiation, as well as human resources.
“The NewComLink financing platform delivers something retailers have never had before—flexibility and control of their secondary financing program,” Byal said. “This platform is changing retail financing, and I’m pleased to be a part of it.”
Byal has more than 18 years of experience as a CFO and strategic business partner to companies in the startup stage through $1 billion in revenues. He’s raised more than $1.7 billion in debt and equity financing and led more than $400 million worth of mergers and acquisitions transactions.
“Jeff’s passion for leading value creation and durable growth is a huge asset to the team,” said Suneet Paul, co-founder and CEO at NewComLink. “His extensive experience as a CFO, in addition to his active and decisive leadership, will drive results for our investors, partners, retailers and their customers.”
In addition to leading accounting, SEC reporting and business planning at EZCORP, Byal was the CFO at MSI Systems Integrator, the second largest leading provider of information technology solutions. He gained retail experience as CFO of Pamida, a general merchandiser and pharmacy retailer, and Gordmans, a big-box off-price retailer. He has also served as CFO at GiftCertificates.com and Appriss.
About NewComLink (NCL)
Based in Austin, Texas, NewComLink is transforming the way consumers access financing at the point of need, beginning with retail credit. The company’s innovative technology solution brings new efficiencies to financing, all while driving incremental sales and profits and improving customer satisfaction. NCL was founded in 2008 and is privately held with venture capital funding from Austin Ventures and StarVest Partners. For more information, please visit the company’s website at http://www.newcomlink.com.