Ally Financial announced that former financial executive Maureen Breakiron-Evans and Internet executive Michael Steib have been appointed to the board of directors, effective today.
“Both Maureen and Michael will be terrific additions to the Ally board at this point in the company’s journey,” said Ally Chairman Franklin ‘Fritz’ Hobbs. “Ally has a strong foundation and leading positions in both the auto finance and online banking sectors and is poised to expand upon these strengths.”
Breakiron-Evans will also serve on the board’s audit committee.
Steib is the chief executive officer of XO Group, the leading consumer internet and media company with brands including The Knot, The Nest and The Bump.
Prior to joining XO Group, Steib served as CEO of Vente-Privee USA, an ecommerce venture backed by American Express. He also spent four years at Google helping to build Google TV Ads and grow Google Mobile Ads and YouTube’s advertising business. He also held key positions at NBC and McKinsey & Company.