Company expands leadership team to accelerate platform development and expand capabilities for customers.
Nashville, Tennessee (March 3, 2022) — Built Technologies (Built), the fastest-growing construction finance platform in the U.S., today announced the additions of Scott Traina, Mike Daly, and Dean Hudson to its leadership team. Collectively, they bring over 50 years of experience across payments, product, and strategy and operations.
Scott Traina joins Built as its Vice President of Strategy and Operations, arriving from the Boston Consulting Group, where he was a Principal in the Growth Tech practice. Scott brings deep experience in corporate strategy, increasing shareholder value, and operations relating to the technology vertical. Previously, he worked at Apple on the iPhone Business Development and Finance team, focused on iPhone’s growth strategy and operations. Scott holds an M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management
Mike Daly joins Built as its Vice President, Payments, with more than 20 years of senior-level experience in payments, product development, and technical account management. Mike most recently worked as a Group Product Manager at Brex, where he led product development for Brex’s corporate card portfolio. During his career, Mike has held senior product management roles for payments and financial services at Uber, Square, and Facebook along with several technical positions at Microsoft, where he worked for more than six years. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Cape Town.
Joining the company as Vice President, Built for Lending, Dean Hudson drives the vision for the company’s commercial and residential lending products. Dean comes to Built after eight years at Amazon, where he led marketing, product management, and growth initiatives for the Alexa, payments, and online retail teams. Previously, he worked as a senior consultant for DHL where he advised executives on growth, investment, and operational initiatives. He holds an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
“These immensely talented professionals bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to Built’s leadership team,” said Bob Van Nortwick, President of Built. “As Built continues to modernize and digitize the financial services and construction sectors, the skills Mike, Dean, and Scott add to the Built team will be indispensable in our delivery of unparalleled customer value and execution of our growth strategy. We couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome them aboard.”
Throughout FY2021, Built managed more than $200B in Total Construction Value for lenders and builders, 135,065 active loans, and 400,000+ in draw disbursements while touching over 738,000 transactions. In total, the company supports more than 170 North American lenders, spanning in excess of 200,000 commercial, homebuilder, land development and consumer residential projects.