Hanold Associates has been tapped for the Chief People Officer search for Remitly. Jason Hanold, CEO and Managing Partner of Hanold Associates, is leading the search for the role located in Remitly’s Seattle, Washington headquarters.
The Chief People Officer will report to Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Matt Oppenheimer, and serve as a crucial member of the Remitly executive team and prove instrumental in operationalizing the company’s cultural values across their global footprint.
Remitly is the largest independent digital remittance company headquartered in the United States, transferring nearly $4 billion in annualized volume from its customers in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and Canada to loved ones throughout the world. The company’s proprietary global transfer network includes its easy-to-use mobile app, which makes the process of sending money faster, easier, more transparent and less costly by eliminating the forms, codes, agents, extra time and fees typical of the traditional, century-old money transfer process. Remitly’s vison is to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial services on the planet.
Remitly is backed by industry-leading investors, including Naspers, the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC), Silicon Valley Bank, Stripes Group, DFJ, DN Capital, QED Investors, Trilogy Equity Partners, Bezos Expeditions, Founders’ Co-Op and Tomorrow Ventures. With headquarters in Seattle, Washington, they have more than 600 employees in their four locations—Seattle, London, Managua and Manila.