Rob Young


President International

Rob Young is the Senior Vice President of International at OnDeck where he oversees all aspects of the company’s expansion to markets outside of the United States, including Canada and Australia. Prior to joining OnDeck, Rob was VP of Corporate Development & New Ventures at, a pioneer online consumer lender based in the UK, where he helped to scale the company to over $300M in annual revenues across a number of international markets. With an extensive background in technology and finance, Rob’s previous roles include leading the European operations of Orix Ventures, a venture finance and lending subsidiary of ORIX Corp (NYSE: IX), and serving as Chief Financial Officer at Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s most renowned early-stage technology venture capital firms. Rob holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and a Masters in Computer Science from the Queen’s University of Belfast.

Event Sessions Featuring Rob Young


The Hayne RC, now it's over what does it mean for SME's and Consumers?

AltFi Australasia Summit 2019 - Monday 15 April 2019

Roundtable (Breakout)

Use cases for Open Banking in Canada's fintech sector

AltFi Toronto Summit 2018 - Wednesday 5 December 2018

  • Is there a business model for Open Banking?  One option could be a type of ‘price comparison plus’
  • Whos is responsible or liable for the data ?
  • Regulators should be defining standardisation to promote open banking as well as speaking to the end user.


Is high street bank collaboration bad news for customers?

AltFi Europe Summit 2017 - Thursday 30 March 2017


What's Next for Alternative Lending for Australian SME's

AltFi Australasia Summit 2017 - Monday 27 February 2017

Articles Featuring Rob Young

OnDeck Expands to Canada

29th April 2015 | Georgina McCreadie