President of Auto FinanceAlly
Tim Russi, president of auto finance at Ally Financial, is responsible for developing strategy and driving performance for the company's auto business. Under Russi’s leadership, Ally is consistently ranked as one of the top auto finance providers in the country, offering a comprehensive suite of innovative products and services. He has also helped to diversify and expand Ally’s dealer network and drive digital innovation. Russi has more than 30 years of business and financial services industry experience. Prior to his current role, he served in several leadership positions at Ally including, executive VP of the auto business in North America, CFO for global automotive services and COO for North America. Russi has a bachelor’s degree in managerial economics from the University of California at Davis and is a certified public accountant. Russi has served on the board of the First Coast YMCAs in Jacksonville, Florida, and coached youth sports programs for several years.