September 12, 2022 -- Green Dot Corporation (NYSE: GDOT), a digital bank and fintech powering consumers and businesses with seamless banking and payment tools, announced the appointment of Amy Pugh as General Counsel, effective today. Amy joins Green Dot from Cross River Bank, where she served as Associate General Counsel supporting the fintech banking and digital assets teams.
“We are thrilled to welcome Amy and her deep experience and insights to the team,” said Dan Henry, CEO of Green Dot. “Amy is a proven and trusted leader with an exceptional track record in our industry, and she’ll play a critical role in facilitating and fueling our strategic initiatives while helping us mitigate risk and ensure compliance across the board.”
Prior to her role at Cross River Bank, Amy served as Senior Vice President, Legal and Chief Compliance Officer at Ubiquity Global Services from 2015 to 2019. Prior to that (from 2014 to 2015) she was Legal Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Unirush. She was Vice President and Counsel at Fifth Third Bank from 2007 to 2014.
“Green Dot presents compelling opportunity and potential given its strong history, diverse and differentiated set of assets, and renewed growth strategy,” said Amy. “I’m excited to join the team and to assist the company’s ongoing strategic transformation to a modern bank and fintech.”