Jared Kaplan
CEOOppLoans
Jared Kaplan is the Chief Executive Officer of OppLoans, a best-in-class financing platform and service provider that enables more people to borrow responsibly in the face of financial emergencies.

OppLoans offers financial inclusion to non-prime borrowers by providing long-term, fully amortizing bridge financing at significantly lower rates than competitors. OppLoans holds an “A+” rating from the Better Business Bureau, an average customer rating of 4.9/5 stars on Google and a 96-percent approval rate on LendingTree. The firm strives to evolve its customers out of the non-prime space by reporting on-time payments to all three credit bureaus and providing free, standards-based financial education tools.

In 2018, Jared was ranked the 8th highest-rated CEO on the Top CEO list by Glassdoor and named a finalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year. Under his leadership, OppLoans has placed on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing companies for the past three years, the firm was named a 2018 "Best Workplace" by Inc. Magazine, America's sixth-best place to work by Glassdoor, a number-one personal lender by LendingTree and a “Leader in Quality and Innovation” by the Center for Financial Services Innovation.

He is the co-founder and former Executive Vice President of Insureon, the leading online agency for small business insurance. At Insureon, Jared helped the company achieve over 1,700% revenue growth while building its customer base to more than 175,000 small businesses.

Jared also led financial services investing for Accretive LLC, a unique early-stage private equity firm that designs, funds and builds new businesses. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.