SFG Finance's Senior VP of Acquisitions Set to Retire
January 09, 2013
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ARLINGTON, Texas — SFG Finance announced Tuesday that the
company's senior vice president of acquisitions, Robert Chickowski, will soon
Chickowski is stepping away from the company on Jan. 31.
SFG Finance, a purchaser of auto paper from buy-here, pay-here dealers, franchised stores finance companies, banks and credit unions, explained Chickowski's decision to retire comes after 46 years in the consumer and commercial finance industry.
Chickowski began his career with Household Finance in 1967 and has held senior management positions with ITT Finance, Citibank and Citicorp, Advanta Auto Finance Corporation, Motorcar Acceptance Corp., FSB Financial and Regional Acceptance Corp. He has spent the past 10 years with FSB, Regional, and SFG Finance.
"I have known Bob for many years and have enjoyed working with him at several companies including FSB Financial, Regional Acceptance Corporation, and SFG Finance. He will be greatly missed, but I am excited to see him move on to the next chapter of his life as a retired executive," said Steve Burke, President and chief executive officer of SFG Finance.
Regarding the impact on SFG's acquisitions strategy, Burke said, "Bob leaves a big role to fill, and I know we will find the right person for the position."
Last week, SFG announced two major changes to its business model for 2013. SubPrime Auto Finance News published the details here.
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