Victor J. Pacheco is Co-founder and Chief Innovations Officer of LendingPoint, an award-winning Atlanta-based online loan platform. Victor leads the strategic relationships and project development for the company.  As part of the executive team, Victor helped grow LendingPoint’s business from the first loan it originated in 2015 to the more than $750 million worth of loans it has issued to date. He was instrumental in creating Merchant Solutions, LendingPoint’s point-of-sale platform that now provides loans in thousands of merchant locations across the country. Over his 20 year career, Victor has held leadership positions in financial companies in his native Dominican Republic and in the United States. Prior to joining LendingPoint, Victor co-founded AvanzaMe Latin America, which became one of the most successful SMB lenders in the Caribbean. He earned a degree in economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra.