HARTFORD, Conn. — In their run for Connecticut governor, Republican businessman Bob Stefanowski touts their stints with blue-chip organizations like General Electrical and UBS Investment Bank. However the part getting most of the attention is their newest work as CEO of a global lending company that is payday.

Competitors have piled in criticism of Stefanowski’s involvement with an organization providing loan services and products which can be not really appropriate in Connecticut. Within the GOP primary, one prospect’s ads dubbed him “Payday Bob.”

The 56-year-old candidate that is gubernatorial their experience straightening out of the distressed, Pennsylvania-based DFC worldwide Corp. would provide him well repairing their state’s stubborn budget deficits.

“It really bothers me personally that i am being assaulted on an organization that I cleaned up,” Stefanowski stated in a job interview utilizing the Associated Press. “I brought integrity to it.”

Overview of Stefanowski’s tenure DFC that is leading Global from 2014 to January 2017 programs he enhanced its financial performance and took actions to meet up with regulators’ needs. In addition it indicates he struggled to carry changes that are lasting methods described by critics as preying in the bad and individuals in monetary stress. (more…)