Donald Retreage, Jr. is a servant leader and visionary finance executive with a global track record for guiding organizations through growth-focused challenges
ORLANDO, Fla. (July 18th, 2023) – AutoPayPlus, the nation’s leading provider of automated biweekly and early loan payoff services for the automotive industry, announced today that Donald Retreage, Jr. has joined its leadership team as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Retreage’s 30-year career as a business and financial strategist has been wide ranging, from serving the U.S. Department of Defense and United Nations to Fortune 100 companies and startups. With a focus on financial governance, change management and employee engagement, he leverages his corporate finance and operations background to drive transformation and guide an organization’s leadership to stay focused on their vision, goals and priorities.
Retreage will play a crucial role in strategic planning and decision-making to define the future direction of AutoPayPlus. His responsibilities include reporting historical financial information to the company’s stakeholders in a transparent manner, identifying and managing financial risks and uncertainties that could impact the company’s performance, and providing guidance about the capital structure of the company.
“Far more than a traditional CFO, Don brings unparalleled expertise to the AutoPayPlus team. From operationalizing strategy to coaching cross-functional teams to exceed expectations, his passion for problem-solving with a transparent leadership style produces exceptional results,” said AutoPayPlus CEO Robert M. Steenbergh. “As we continue to evolve and expand into new fintech endeavors, his counsel will be instrumental in helping to shape the strategic direction of the company.”
Retreage holds a Bachelor of Science in finance, accounting and economics from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Multilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese, he is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) and holds training certifications in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Encryption and Export Administration Regulations (EAR).
About AutoPayPlus by US Equity Advantage
Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, AutoPayPlus is an industry leader in automated biweekly and early loan payoff services for automotive, RV, boat, home and student loans. With five-star ratings on both Google and Trustpilot, AutoPayPlus helps members budget better by matching their loan payments to how they are paid; all while offering them credit protection and avoiding late payment fees. The company also offers dealerships AutoPay+PERKS, an industry-first fintech solution for increasing profits from customer-pay service and boosting customer retention by combining the company’s biweekly loan payment service with the added advantage of a Mastercard debit card at no additional cost to the customer or dealer. For more information, visit www.AutoPayPlus.com.