Wayne Pommen – Canadian Fintech 2.0 Summit | BDC.ca

Canadian Fintech 2.0 Summit April 17-18, 2018


Wayne Pommen

President and CEO, PayBright

Wayne Pommen is the President and CEO of PayBright, a provider of instant point-of-sale financing for Canadian consumers. PayBright partners with over 2,500 e-commerce and bricks-and-mortar merchants across Canada, allowing them to offer their customers affordable monthly payments for large-ticket purchases. By partnering with PayBright, merchants can grow their sales while better serving their customers through a fast and easy experience. PayBright has approved over $275 million in consumer credit since inception and also operates in the healthcare section under the Health Smart Financial Services brand.

Outside PayBright, Wayne serves on the board of directors of the Hudson’s Bay Company and IOU Financial. Wayne was previously a principal at TorQuest Partners and a management consultant with Bain & Company in the U.K., U.S., and Canada. Wayne holds a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard University and Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge.