Dave Tomlinson
CEOBorrowersFirst, Inc.
Dave Tomlinson joined BorrowersFirst (BFI) as CEO in February of 2015, and brings decades of experience in leading financial services and lending businesses. Prior to BFI, he was President and Chief Operating Officer at Oportun (formerly Progreso Financiero), a leading consumer lender focused on the underserved Hispanic market. During his five year tenure, Oportun grew annual revenue from $2 million to over $120 million, and emerged as a leader in the alternative lending space.

Tomlinson was also the CMO at Providian Financial (later part of WaMu and Chase). In that position, he managed marketing functions and revenue/operating profit lines for a $28 billion credit card issuer, and was directly responsible for over $6 billion in revenue generation. Dave has also held senior positions at American Express and PNC Bank. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College.