PrimeRevenue’s Jennifer Couch Named to BAFT’s Future Leaders Program Class of 2019
Prestigious program recognizes emerging leaders in the transaction banking industry
ATLANTA (January 16, 2019) – PrimeRevenue, Inc., the leading provider of working capital financial technology solutions, announced today that Global Director of Funding Jennifer Couch has been named to the BAFT Future Leaders program class of 2019. The program recognizes emerging leaders in the transaction banking industry.
“It is an honor to have been selected to join BAFT’s Future Leaders program and be recognized for my work with PrimeRevenue, the only fintech company to make the list,” said Ms. Couch. “The financial sphere has seen massive leaps in technology over recent decades. I am proud to be part of a company that is helping banks leverage those advances to maintain their competitive advantage in the face of economic hardships and growing security threats.”
In just over a year, Ms. Couch has transformed the funding group’s ability to improve process functions and has implemented an internal risk rating that has given security and reliability to funders. This resulted in growing the PrimeRevenue Funder Network by 16 funding partners in 12 months.
“Jennifer’s recognition to join the Future Leaders Program Class of 2019 is very timely and well deserved,” said Dominic Capolongo, EVP – Global Head of Funding, PrimeRevenue. “It comes just as she’s been promoted to overseeing the global funding network at PrimeRevenue. She will play a leading role in managing key funding relationships, while continuing to instill operational and functional excellence into how PrimeRevenue serves the needs and strategic goals of its clients.”
The BAFT Future Leaders class of 2019 includes individuals from 14 countries and a variety of disciplines within transaction banking. This year’s group will be divided into four project teams to address current industry issues, such as the future correspondent banking, the role of humans in transaction banking, trade dynamics, and building collaboration between global transaction banking and the rest of the bank.
The class of 2019 will begin the program at the annual BAFT Europe Bank to Bank Forum in London and will conclude in April at the BAFT Global Annual Meeting – The Americas in California.
BAFT, the leading global financial services association for international transaction banking, helps bridge solutions across financial institutions, service providers and the regulatory community that promote sound financial practices enabling innovation, efficiency, and commercial growth. BAFT engages on a wide range of topics affecting transaction banking, including trade finance, payments, and compliance. The association website is www.baft.org.