Online non-prime consumer credit solutions provider Elevate has appointed Denise Russell its Chief Risk Officer. She will oversee internal audit, regulatory compliance and enterprise risk management operations and work with executives and legal staff to identify enterprise risk reduction opportunities.
Ms. Russell was most recently with Cash America International where she served as executive chief compliance officer. Earlier in her career she practiced law in Forth Worth and San Antonio, Texas.
“This is an exciting time at Elevate, and as we enter new territory as a publicly traded company we must remain laser-focused on compliance and enterprise risk management in order to better and more responsibly serve our customers,” CEO Ken Rees said.