A seasoned finance executive, Serge has a proven track record of success scaling businesses, building teams, and collaborating across large and small organizations in the mobility, technology and internet space. Most recently, Serge was promoted to SVP of Finance at Spin, a Ford (NYSE-F) mobility company acting as a Divisional CFO during his tenure. At Spin he led the Finance, Accounting, and Procurement functions, spearheaded the 10-year strategic vision and financial plan, developed new incentive plans, designed new market P&L frameworks, rolled out a new P2P process and supported international expansion in four new countries. Before that he was Head of Finance at Twitch, an interactive gaming and content engine, which was acquired by Amazon. At Twitch he scaled the Finance function and instilled financial discipline during a period of rapid organizational growth. Before that he was AVP & Sr. Director, Strategy, Finance and Analytics at Liberty Mutual Insurance Company where he led teams providing analytical support, strategic planning and financial reporting. He also previously held positions at Staples, Deloitte and PwC mostly in Finance, M&A and Public Accounting capacities. Mr. De Bock is a graduate of the Université Catholique de Louvain and received an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Prior to joining, Mr. Furnari was managing a small fleet of vehicles on the HyreCar platform before approaching the founders, in December 2015, to provide financing to the company. From July 2013 to April 2016, Mr. Furnari was a sales manager for the Hyatt Residence Group (HRG) Carmel Highlands, the highest volume property in the group’s portfolio.
He is a natural team builder and motivator, with experience in performance management through CRM software. Mr. Furnari holds an MBA with concentrations in Economics and Marketing from CSU Monterey Bay and has proven and results-oriented track record of exceeding organizational goals across diverse industries.