Steve Lapin joins the leadership team to take Zebit through the next phase of growth.
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Zebit, an e-commerce credit solution that services 200 million consumers who value buy now, pay over time without interest or a credit check, today announced Steve Lapin will be joining the company as the Chief Financial Officer.
Steve Lapin has 15 years of experience sourcing debt and equity investments, investor relations and financial modeling at credit and investment organizations. Prior to Zebit, he was Head of Capital Markets at LendUp where he was responsible for raising multiple rounds of equity and closing on hundreds of millions of dollars in asset-based financing. Prior to LendUp, Steve spent 6 years at Virgo Investment Group, a San Francisco Private Equity company. While at Virgo, he was focused on sourcing, originating and underwriting specialty finance, insurance, health care, niche industrial and real estate transactions.
“We are very excited to welcome Steve to Zebit. His experience in equity and debt investments and FP&A chops are tremendous assets that we’ll leverage as Zebit continues to scale rapidly,” said Marc Schneider, Co-founder, President and CEO of Zebit.
Lapin is relocating from San Francisco to San Diego, California to take on this new CFO position.
Zebit is an e-commerce credit solution that serves over 200 million Americans who value the proposition of buy now, pay over time at 0% interest without a credit check. By providing an underserved consumer base up $2,500 of interest-free credit and access to a marketplace of millions of brand name products, Zebit grants members the ability to transact online and offline at everyday prices while spreading their payments over time. Zebit benefits the consumer by disintermediating predatory cash lending and passing the savings onto the member. Zebit is located in San Diego and is backed by VCs that include Crosslink Capital, Wildcat Venture Partners, Leapfrog Ventures and Correlation Ventures. Learn more at www.zebit.com.