Corporate Governance - Biography
Saturnino “Nino” Fanlo, 55, has served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Social Finance, Inc. (a/k/a SoFi), a marketplace lender and financial services company, since June 2012. He previously served as Chief Operating Officer of SoFi from December 2013 to August 2015 and as a member of its Board of Directors from June 2012 to September 2015. Prior to SoFi, Mr. Fanlo served as Senior Advisor at Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm, from April 2009 to February 2011. Previously, Mr. Fanlo served as Chief Executive Officer and a director of KKR Financial Holdings LLC (formerly NYSE:KFN), a subsidiary of KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR), from 2004 to 2008. Mr. Fanlo also previously served as Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) (“Wells Fargo”), from July 2000 to June 2004. As Executive Vice-President of Wells Fargo, Mr. Fanlo founded the Principal Investments group. Mr. Fanlo was also founder and, from August 2001 to June 2004, President of Sutter Advisors LLC, a registered investment advisor formed in 2001 and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wells Fargo. Mr. Fanlo joined Wells Fargo in 1995, serving in various positions, including as Executive Vice President, Senior Vice President, and Vice President. Prior to Wells Fargo, he served as Vice President at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), from 1990 to 1995, where he was responsible for the Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities desk. Mr. Fanlo has also had prior investment banking and asset management roles at Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE:CS), Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (NYSE:MET) and Australian Capital Equity Pty Ltd., where he focused on commercial real estate fixed income assets as well as capital raising and funding activities. In addition, Mr. Fanlo previously served as a director of Capmark Financial Group Inc. (formerly OTCMKTS:CPMK) from 2006 until 2009. Mr. Fanlo earned his B.A. in Economics from Haverford College.