Press Release

Cross River Named ‘Best Place to Work in Fintech’ by American Banker for Sixth Consecutive Year

Cross River

June 9, 2023

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Company leads with values-driven culture, innovative approach and solution-driven products

FORT LEE, N.J. - Cross River Bank (“Cross River”), a technology infrastructure provider that offers embedded financial solutions, announced today that it has again been named to American Banker’s 2023 Best Places to Work in Fintech. The prestigious award honors the Company’s present and supportive management, industry leading pay and benefits, and purpose-driven and values-based culture based on community.

"Cross River is built on the values of integrity, responsibility, creativity, humility, and compassion," said Gilles Gade, Founder and CEO of Cross River. "This award is a testament to each team member who embodies these five values and is perpetuating change."

Cross River was one of 50 firms honored this year based on the award’s two-part review process. The awards program was created in 2017 by Arizent and Best Companies Group to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the financial technology industry. Cross River was honored this year with other winners ranging from challenger banks, core banking systems, data and analytics providers and more.

“It is the inclusive, employee-centric nature of our culture that makes Cross River so special,” said Bernard Garrigues, Chief People Officer at Cross River. “It’s an honor to receive this recognition and we look forward to building an even stronger, diverse, global community.”

With its innovative approach, proprietary API-based banking core, solution-driven products and community commitment. Cross River continues to lead in both business and culture. In 2022, Cross River hired over 300 employees, growing the Company to over 950 employees globally, with 778 employed full-time in the United States. Cross River is reshaping global finance and financial inclusion through its strategic fintech partnerships, powering partners’ products and services to provide safe, compliant access to financial services for consumers.