SecureNet has announced that Matt Odirakallumkal, former director of underwriting and risk management for Braintree, has been named as senior vice president of risk management.
In his new position as SVP of risk management, Matt will oversee the improvement of SecureNet’s merchant experience, including automated underwriting and boarding, and the simplifying of SecureNet’s online merchant application. Also he will be responsible for increasing the speed at which new customers are on-boarded.
Matt has nearly 25 years of experience in the financial services and credit industries. In his previous role at Braintree, Matt led the development of the company’s underwriting and risk management strategy which included streamlined merchant boarding, establishment of underwriting/risk policies and procedures as well as the implementation their risk management system.
“Matt brings more than a decade of industry experience to the SecureNet team and will play a critical role in leading our efforts to improve the merchant experience,” said Brent Warrington, CEO at SecureNet. “His customer-focused philosophy to underwriting and risk management is in perfect alignment with SecureNet’s approach, and we are proud to have him join the team.”
“Matt’s knowledge of the payments industry and his dedication to putting the customer first will be a vital component of SecureNet’s continued success in the future,” Warrington added.
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