John Apostle joins Ygrene’s executive leadership team as general counsel
Ygrene, the property improvement financing providers, announced the appointment of John Apostle (pictued) as general counsel. In this role, Apostle will oversee all legal and compliance matters, providing strategic guidance to the executive leadership team and board of directors. In his new role as general counsel, Apostle will oversee legal and compliance matters and provide strategic guidance for Ygrene leadership.
Apostle has 30 years of experience in working in the financial services, investments, and insurance industry. He is an expert in implementing meaningful compliance and data privacy programs that address compliance issues and risks, emerging regulatory requirements, and company initiatives and priorities. HE joins Ygrene from Genworth Financial, where he most recently served as global chief compliance officer. Prior to that, Apostle held roles of increasing responsibility in GE Capital and SunTrust Bank.
In addition to his work in the field, Apostle has served on various committees of the Financial Services Roundtable and the American Council of Life Insurers, including serving as chair of the Annuity Suitability Working Group. In his community, he is devoted to Homeward, the planning and coordinating organization for homeless services that seeks to prevent and end homelessness in Central Virginia. He has served several terms on its Board of Directors and is Chair Emeritus.