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impact.com Appoints Dale Lynch as Chief Financial Officer; Seasoned Public Company Executive to Lead the Company Through Next Stage of Growth

Press release: for immediate release

Feb 6, 2024

 

London, UK—February 6, 2024— impact.com, the world’s standard, leading partnership management platform, announces today the appointment of Dale Lynch as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective February 1. Lynch will oversee the company’s worldwide financial planning, accounting, legal and corporate development.

Lynch brings more than 34 years of executive-level financial and strategic leadership expertise from multinational publicly-traded companies. The lead behind two significant initial public offerings (IPOs) at MarketWise and U.S. Silica Holdings, Lynch will head up impact.com’s global finance operations and strategic initiatives as a key member of impact.com’s executive team.

“Dale is an incredibly talented and seasoned CFO with a proven track record of financial and operational success in the SaaS technology and services industry. We are excited to welcome him to impact.com,” said David A. Yovanno, CEO of impact.com. “I am confident he’ll be instrumental in helping impact.com achieve its goals as we focus on the next phases of growth and cement our market leadership as the global standard platform that creates, manages and scales organisational partnerships of every type.”

Prior to joining impact.com, Lynch served as CFO of the leading SaaS digital marketplace ShiftMed. There he scaled the fast-growing startup in preparation for its IPO while establishing the company’s executive financial leadership team and leading its financial planning and analysis (FP&A), data analytics, capital markets and investor communications, and finance and revenue management operations.

Prior to ShiftMed, Lynch served as CFO for MarketWise, a SaaS software and technology-enabled digital subscription company. In his role, Lynch rebuilt the company’s financial and business operations and drove its enterprise value which ultimately led the company to a $2.9 billion IPO in 2021.

During his tenure, Lynch also served as Executive Vice President, CFO and Treasurer for Farmer Mac and led U.S. Silica Holdings through its $850 million IPO in 2012. Earlier in his career, Lynch served in a variety of roles that included Allied Capital Corporation, Lehman Brothers, Deutsche Bank and Merrill Lynch.
“impact.com is an incredibly vibrant company where I see raw economic potential and market horsepower. I am honored to join impact.com as it continues to take bold action to meet its next chapter of transformation and growth,” said Lynch. “This is an incredible opportunity and a critical time where, as a part of the collective impact.com leadership team, I look forward to helping drive superior financial and operational support that will enable the company to further scale and grow.”
Lynch graduated magna cum laude from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He also holds an MBA magna cum laude from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.

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ABOUT impact.com
impact.com, the world’s leading partnership management platform, is transforming the way businesses manage and optimise all types of partnerships—including traditional rewards affiliates, influencers, commerce content publishers, B2B, and more. The company’s powerful, purpose-built platform makes it easy for businesses to create, manage, and scale an ecosystem of partnerships with the brands and communities that customers trust to make purchases, get information, and entertain themselves at home, at work, or on the go. To learn more about how impact.com’s technology platform and partnerships marketplace is driving revenue growth for global enterprise brands such as TUI, Uber, Shopify, Lenovo, L’Oreal, Skyscanner and Levi’s, visit www.impact.com.