Our Executive Team
Co-Founder & CEO
I’m the guy that didn’t get a mortgage from his own bank.
Patrick forged a successful career as a Senior VP, responsible for Residential Lending at a top-50 national lender — closing $11 billion in residential mortgages. He believes everyone should understand their mortgage and is passionate about Own Up's ability to improve the futures of our customers.
Co-Founder & COO
It’s time we cut through the BS and provide people with the transparency they deserve.
Mike leads the charge for Own Up’s home advisors. Previously, he worked as SVP at a top-50 national lender and co-founded a student lending and financial advisory firm that originated over $4B in student loans. He aims to empower consumers with resources that level the financial playing field.
Co-Founder & CTO
I believe borrowers should have total confidence that they're not being ripped off.
Brent is responsible for Own Up’s pioneering technologies. He has worked as a Software Engineer and Technical Lead in a diverse collection of industries. Brent works vigorously to help remove barriers to understanding mortgages.
Chief Product Officer
I want to help people navigate a complex situation in the smartest way possible.
Ari builds an amazing experience for our customers and financial partners. Before Own Up, he built innovative products for companies like Walmart, Vistaprint, and Catalant Technologies. Now, he works to use technology to change the way customers shop for mortgages.
Want to Work
We think we have a pretty great team (if we do say so ourselves), and we’re always on the lookout for talented folks who want to do things a little differently. Check out our Careers page for current openings.