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Steve Freiberg

Chair of the Board, Portage SPAC


Steve Freiberg is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of SoFi, Board Chair of Fair Square and Rewards Network and a Director of MasterCard, Regional Management, and Purchasing Power. Additionally, he is the Founder of Grand Vista Partners and a Senior Advisor to Boston Consulting Group, Verisk Analytics, and TowerBrook Capital Partners.

Steve’s spent 30 years at Citigroup with notable roles that included Co-Chairman and CEO of Citigroup’s Global Consumer Group, responsible for all consumer and commercial banking globally. At that time, the Group spanned 53 countries, a $1 trillion managed balance sheet, and $12 billion of earnings. In addition, he was a member of Citigroup’s Executive, Operating and Management Committees and Board Member of Citibank NA and the Citigroup Foundation.

From 2010 to 2012, he was the CEO of E*Trade and Board Chair from 2011 to 2012. At E*Trade, he successfully addressed several significant challenges facing the company. Under his leadership, the business returned solidly to profitability, balance sheet-related issues were remediated, and growth accelerated to rival top industry competitors.