SCUSA’s Betty Jotanovic is keynote speaker at 2023 Women in Auto Finance
Santander Consumer USA’s Betty Jotanovic, president of Chrysler Capital and auto relationships, is bringing more than 25 years of experience in the automotive and financial services industry to the Auto Finance Summit as the 2023 Women in Auto Finance keynote speaker.
The Women in Auto Finance Luncheon, designed to bring together industry professionals for networking, connection and inspiration, will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 11:45 a.m.
See the full agenda for the Summit here.
Jotanovic specializes in senior-level leadership in underwriting, funding, collections, customer service, business strategy, tax and treasury.
Named to her current role in January, Jotanovic joined Dallas-based Santander as head of originations for all of Santander Auto and Chrysler Capital’s credit, funding and dealer management activities in August 2018.
Prior to joining Santander, Jotanovic led the credit and fulfillment organization at Bank of America for the automotive, recreational vehicle and Volvo captive lines of business. She has also held senior operational leadership roles with GE Capital and Chrysler Financial.
One of Jotanovic’s main goals in her new post is to continue building partnerships in credit, funding and dealer management while making a name for Santander as a full-spectrum lender, she previously told AFN.
Santander Consumer USA had $39.2 billion in auto outstandings at yearend 2022, according to the Big Wheels Auto Finance Data 2023 report.
The Auto Finance Summit takes place Oct. 29-31 at the Bellagio Las Vegas. Attendees will hear from industry leaders through panel discussions and presentations on topics such as best practices, the state of the industry and understanding where the industry is heading. The event also will feature roundtable discussions and a hands-on workshop.