Today, The Financial Technology Report announced that Plastiq’s Head of People, Angela Loeffler, has been named to its 2020 Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology list. The list includes the top 25 women in the financial technology industry that have been instrumental to their companies’ success and continue to drive innovation and growth.
As the Head of People at Plastiq, Loeffler helps grow profitable companies by creating great workplaces. She leads the people team to acquire key talent, shape culture and help make Plastiq a coveted place of employment; she has already doubled the company size. One of Loeffler’s first initiatives at Plastiq was making a commitment to 100% fair pay for all employees. She works closely with CEO Eliot Buchanan and the executive team to establish values and data-driven processes to build a purposeful culture that helps the company achieve its mission of helping businesses to succeed by optimizing their working capital.
This year’s awardees span executive leadership, marketing, HR, compliance and security positions, among others, and all have adeptly and passionately fulfilled their unique leadership roles. Each of the women represented have demonstrated an expert ability to adapt to changing markets, strengthen company procedures and pilot new initiatives. In uncertain economic times and as the demand for financial technology increases, these women have stepped up to the plate to aid the companies they serve in producing innovative, secure, and user-friendly solutions for businesses and individuals alike. They were nominated by their colleagues and peers for their notable company and industry contributions and were selected for their demonstrated successes within their roles.
“It is an honor to be recognized among such outstanding female leaders,” said Loeffler. “Now more than ever, the fintech industry is a vital lifeline for so many businesses, and all of us here at Plastiq are continuing to do all we can to help support businesses through these challenging times.”
Plastiq has revolutionized how its more than 1 million customers optimize working capital by enabling them to pay or accept payment for anything with a credit card, even where credit cards are not accepted. Payments can be sent in whichever manner the business prefers, whether via check, wire transfer or ACH transfer. The intelligent platform provides real-time insights into businesses’ payments, cash flow and working capital. These insights inform how and when to pay business expenses, allowing companies to efficiently manage resources across any industry supply chain.
For the complete list, visit https://thefinancialtechnologyreport.com/the-top-25-women-leaders-in-financial-technology-of-2020/#.
About PlastiqPlastiq is the intelligent payments solutions provider enabling businesses to pay or accept payment via a credit card or cash for virtually any expense. With Plastiq, it is easier for businesses to access working capital in ways that make the most sense for them, so they can maximize every business opportunity. Plastiq works with all major credit card providers, including Mastercard, Visa and American Express, and its automated payment platform has signed up more than one million clients, processing billions in payments for a wide range of expenses, from business supplier payments to contractors, taxes and rent. Plastiq has won a number of awards and recognitions, including being named to the 2020 Forbes FinTech 50. Learn more at www.plastiq.com.