Sean O’Donoghue Named As New Chief Operating Officer Of TheGuarantors

By Dan Anderson ● February 24, 2020
  • TheGuarantors has announces Sean O’Donoghue as Chief Operating Officer

New York-based financial technology company TheGuarantors has announced Sean O’Donoghue as Chief Operating Officer. And since its founding in 2015, TheGuarantors has been a leader in finding innovative ways to solve for risk in leasing, using its expertise in real estate, risk, and technology. This recent addition to the leadership team reflects the company’s expanding product suite, geographic footprint, and client-base.

O’Donoghue is a solutions-driven leader with 30 years of proven expertise in developing and executing market-leading technology and digital strategies at a variety of established companies, including DreamWorks Animation SKG, Madison Square Garden, Macerich, Oracle, and KPMG. And O’Donoghue excels in helping companies optimize existing business models and identifying and developing new technology-based solutions.

Most recently, O’Donoghue was Chief Operating Officer at Trōv, a renowned insurance technology startup that powers digital insurance solutions for innovative businesses in the finance, insurance, mobility, and retail sectors thus enabling the new ways people live, work, and move.

O’Donoghue’s broad background aligns with TheGuarantors’ own profile. While working in both corporate and startup environments, O’Donoghue has domain expertise in insurance, technology, real estate, media and entertainment, and he has delivered enterprise and B2B solutions, platform technology, and direct-to-consumer products.

Last year, TheGuarantors raised $15 million in Series B funding thus bringing their total amount raised to $27 million. And last year, the company also launched a new product (smart commercial deposit Securiti), built out their current product offerings (Guaranti), re-branded, and successfully expanded nationally.

Key Quote:

“At TheGuarantors, we pride ourselves on our agility and cross-functionality,” says CEO Julien Bonneville. “Different stakeholders from real estate, risk, insurance, technology, asset-management, etc. come to us for solutions because of how well we work across different verticals and domains – Sean is a perfect fit. TheGuarantors has established itself as an innovative and execution-oriented player at the cross-section of Real Estate, FinTech and InsurTech. It’s an exceptionally strong team, with a wealth of knowledge and new ideas, and I look forward to helping the company thrive and expand.”

– TheGuarantors founder and CEO Julien Bonneville