Jon Ness

Jon Ness

 CEO & President

| Jon Ness has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of La Nacional since February 2018. Jon began his career in the remittance industry with Ria more than 20 years ago in Madrid Spain, where, as Head of European Operations, was charged with developing the European marketplace and securing new and diverse payment corridors in Eastern Europe and Africa. During his tenure with Ria, Jon also served as EVP of Global Sales and Business Development, overseeing all worldwide corridor development and sales efforts. After Ria, Jon, partnered with Arsenal Capital Partners, a Private Equity sponsor, to co-found i-transfer, a global Money Transfer Company, operating in 7 countries, where he would serve as CEO until 2018. Jon has an MBA from Thunderbird University (ASU) and a BA from Wabash College. He is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist with both ACAMS and FIBA and voluntarily serves the Douglas County Sheriffs Office as a Patrol Deputy (POST).