The Tomorrow of Borrow | Dmitry Voronenko of TurnKey Lender

In the 21st century, businesses across the globe, from developing nations to industrialized Western countries, have come to depend on fast access to capital—but the infrastructure is often still mired in the clunky bank models of the past.

Our guest on this edition of UpTech Report, Dmitry Voronenko, sought to change that with his company, TurnKey Lender. Dmitry discusses planning around the complexities of international politics, and how he broke conventional wisdom by quickly expanding into several global markets.

Dmitry Voronenko is CEO at TurnKey Lender, lending automation company which helps its customers in 28 countries to reduce credit risk, streamline loan origination and improve portfolio yields. He co-founded TurnKey Lender with a vision to bring the ease-of-use, affordability, and efficiency to the world of lending digitalization, thus lowering the technology barrier for lending institutions and facilitating financial inclusion in the world.

As CEO, Dmitry drives company strategy, expansion into new markets, technology development and supervises constant improvement of the company’s operations across the global offices in Singapore, USA, Malaysia, Ukraine, Philippines, and Belgium.

In 2016, TurnKey Lender received MAS Fintech Award. In 2018, TurnKey Lender was featured in Business Review magazine as one of hottest Singapore startups. In 2019 TurnKey lender won prestigious Frost & Sullivan APAC Best Practices Award.

Prior to founding TurnKey Lender, Dmitry was the CEO and founder of Scorto for 10 years, a credit risk management and decision management solutions company that successfully performed projects for the World Bank, Daimler Financial Services, Société Générale, Sumitomo and LG. 

Earlier in his career, Dmitry was the CEO and founder of Alyuda Research, a startup developed data mining and artificial neural network software for leading research organizations, including Oxford University, Drone Aerospace Systems, MIT, NUS and corporate labs of Fortune100 companies, including Microsoft, Boeing Satellite Systems, Pfizer and Citibank.

Dmitry has more than 18 years of experience in fintech, credit risk management and lending. He is the author of 11 articles published in leading financial and research magazines in the US and Europe. 

In 2019 Dmitry was recognized among TOP10 FinTech Leaders by Singapore FinTech Association as well as listed by Top 25 Leaders in Lending by Canadian Lenders Association. Dmitry has spoken at major conferences in Europe, Latin America, and South East Asia such as Retail Credit Risk, The Next Generation Lending in Asia, Score, TechnoBank, Innovfest Unbound, and others. He has also been featured on Bloomberg TV.

Dmitry graduated with Honors in Computer Science from the Kharkiv Technical University of Radio-electronics and obtained his Ph.D. from Kharkiv Polytechnic University on Artificial Intelligence in automated control systems.​



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