Nav, a Utah-based, venture-backed fintech company that matches business owners with their best financing options and offers free access to business credit report, announced today that Jo-Ann Yuen has joined its executive team as Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis.
“On behalf of Nav’s entire executive team, our employees, our customers and our partner community, it is an honor to welcome Jo-Ann to Nav,” shared Levi King, Nav CEO and Co-Founder. “She is not only a dedicated and proven financial expert and leader, but also an entrepreneurial thinker, and we look forward to having her help drive the growth of the company.”
On the heels of raising $44.8 million in Series C equity capital earlier this year, Yuen’s role will primarily focus on developing and overseeing the execution of an innovative and unique financial strategy for Nav, allowing the company to continue to rapidly expand and bring on new partners.
Yuen comes to Nav from Nelson Laboratories, where she held the position of Vice President of Finance for the last two years. Prior to this, she held multiple world-wide roles with Rio Tinto, the latest being Chief Financial Officer, Technology & Innovation.
“It is an honor to join the Nav team,” said Ms. Yuen. “The company’s commitment to reimagining the business lending ecosystem by streamlining access to financing options for small business owners is tenacious. I look forward to supporting Nav’s disruptive role in the fintech ecosystem and working alongside my new talented and savvy colleagues.”
More information about Nav is available at Nav.com.