Board Directors

  • Denisse Rodríguez

    Denisse Rodríguez

    • ERetired Chairman of Grupo Huascar Rodríguez
    • Joined the Board: 2008

    Committee: Executive, Fund Raising, Strategic Planning, Finance Denisse is the former CEO of Cementos Cibao. Since her appointment in early 2010, she lead the company into the completion of their most ambitious expansion yet and achieved record sales year after year before resigning in mid 2014. Her natural ability to excite, energize and inspire a team sets a great example for future Leaders. Denisse was appointed as board member of the Pontifica Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) a finales de 2014, in late 2014, one of the highest honors in the Dominican Republic..

  • Giselle Méndez

    Giselle Méndez

    • CEO of Vimenca S.A.
    • Joined the Board: 2010
    • Committee: Strategic Planning

    Giselle is the president and CEO of Vimenpaq. Before joining Vimenpaq, she spent several years at Agente de Cambio Remesas Vimenca and led the money exchange table during the company’s most dominant years. In Vimenpaq she leads the way providing the best logistics infrastructure in the country for internet shoppers.

  • Luis Ricart

    Luis Ricart

    • Private Consultant in Finance
    • Joined the Board: 2009
    • Committee: Credit, Strategic Planning, Audit, Finance

    After studying banking and finance in Switzerland, Mr. Ricart worked over 20 years in Scotiabank Canada and other countries, ending his career there as supervisor of South American Operations. Since then, he has been a finance consultant for several businesses in the Caribbean and is a current board member of Banco Vimenca.

  • Victor Jose Pacheco

    Victor Jose Pacheco

    • CSBDO at Lending Point
    • Joined the Board: 2015
    • Committee: Credit, Strategic Planning, Audit, Finance

    Mr. Víctor José Pacheco is both an accomplished entrepreneur and former EVP of the Vimenca Group. He’s been actively developing companies for the past 13 years across several industries, as well as a seasoned executive with extensive international experience in the payments industry with Western Union and First Data. Mr. Pacheco is credited with developing Data Vimenca in 2004, the DR’s premier call center operating over 1,200 seats under PCI and SOC 2 certifications. In 2011, he co-founded Avance Capital Comercial to introduce Merchant Cash Advance in the Dominican Republic, providing over DOP $1,700 MM in fundings to small business owners. In 2014 he co-founded LendingPoint, a consumer lender based in Atlanta, GA. Targeting the US near prime marketplace, with over USD $270MM in fundings to date. He currently serves as LendingPoint’s Chief Strategic Business Development Officer.

  • Victor Oscar Pacheco Méndez

    Victor Oscar Pacheco Méndez

    • CEO (Executive Director)
    • Executive Committee: Credit, Strategic Planning, Audit, Finance

    Bachelor of Administration graduated from UNIBE – Universidad Iberoamericana. With more than 20 years of professional experience in business administration, holding vice president positions in the area of ​​traditional banking, foreign exchange, distribution and international call center services in important companies such as Grupo Vimenca. Founder of his own business group in the financial, technological, retail and micro-insurance areas through web portals. Pragmatic, enterprising and obsessed with business models that can positively impact people's lives.