Cash America International, Inc. (NYSE: CSH) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David A. Fisher as Chief Executive Officer of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Enova International, Inc. (“Enova”). Enova operates Cash America’s e-commerce segment, which offers specialty financial services to consumers over the Internet in the United States and three foreign countries.
“We are fortunate to have someone of David Fisher’s caliber and experience join our company to lead our rapidly growing e-commerce business, as it continues to innovate and broaden its product set and geographies,” said Daniel R. Feehan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cash America. “David has held senior management positions in several high-growth businesses, most recently as the chief executive of optionsXpress Holdings, Inc. – an online broker providing products and services for investor education, strategy evaluation and trade execution. During his tenure, David led optionsXpress to become one of the fastest growing online brokerage firms, oversaw several successful acquisitions and an initial public offering, managed through numerous changes in the regulatory environment for the business, and oversaw the ultimate sale of the business to The Charles Schwab Corporation.”
“David's experience as the chief executive of optionsXpress, as well as his experience in a variety of senior roles with The Charles Schwab Corporation, Potbelly Sandwich Works and Prism Financial Corporation provide an excellent foundation for leading a complex, highly-regulated company in the financial services industry, such as Enova,” added Mr. Feehan. “Additionally, David’s participation on the Board of Directors of InnerWorkings, Inc., a leading provider of global print management and promotional solutions to corporate clients with operations in 44 countries, provides David with valuable insight on international operations. The Cash America Board of Directors believes that David will provide excellent leadership to allow Enova to capitalize on its opportunities at an important stage in Enova’s evolution.”