Carlyn runs the Strategy & Innovation team at Freedom Financial Network. She spends her time executing large strategic initiatives and optimizing the company’s use of data. In her five years at Freedom, the company has quadrupled revenues, increased margins by 40%, settled $6bn+ of consumer debt and launched a thriving lending business. She spent her early career on Wall Street in New York, where she raised $5bn+ of leveraged buyout financing for clients and originated structured credit investments in the Special Situations team. Her favorite things are: passion, empathy, data and dance parties. She lives in San Francisco, grew up in D.C. and has attended Amherst College, Beijing Normal University and Columbia Business School.
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