BLOOMINGTON, MN – Absolute Resolutions Corp. (“ARC”), headquartered in Bloomington, MN, announced today that its current CEO, Christopher Winkler, will depart the company after 14 years to pursue international debt buying opportunities. The organization is also announcing several key executive changes at the company.
Mr. Winkler co-founded RAzOR Capital with Robert Johnson in 2008. RAzOR Capital began purchasing NPLs in 2008 with a focus on the U.S., then expanded into Canada and Europe. In 2016 RAzOR Capital merged with ARC. Since then, Mr. Winkler has served as the organization’s CEO overseeing all aspects of the company’s management from its headquarters in Bloomington, MN. As Mr. Winkler departs ARC, he will focus on international NPL acquisitions, an area of investment that he has been passionate about throughout his career.
“I am an entrepreneur at heart. I find inspiration-seeking out novel investment opportunities and turning them into successful business ventures. I am proud of what I have guided the organization to become during my years at the helm as CEO, and now I am looking forward to my next challenge finding opportunities in the international marketplace,” said Winkler. “I wish nothing but the best for the team at ARC”.
ARC is also announcing several other organizational changes. Robert Johnson is being promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Johnson has been with the organization since 2008, most recently as Chief Financial Officer. In his new role he will be responsible for executing on long-term growth strategy, driving profitability, and managing the organization’s overall goals and vision. Chad Lemke has been named Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Lemke joined the organization in 2020 with over 25 years of industry leadership experience. In his role as COO, Mr. Lemke will be responsible for crafting the overall operational strategies promoting the culture and vision of the organization. Emmanuel DeMoncuit is being promoted to Chief Financial Officer. Mr. DeMoncuit has been with ARC since 2016, most recently serving as EVP of Finance & Accounting. In his new role he will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial affairs. Laura Jensen is being promoted to Chief Marketing Officer. Ms. Jensen has been with the organization since 2012, most recently serving as its Chief Acquisitions Officer. In her new role Ms. Jensen will be responsible for the company’s acquisition and marketing strategies.
“My business partnership and friendship with Chris has been profoundly important to me both personally and professionally for well over 25 years. We have built an amazing company together and I wish him success and happiness in his next venture.” said Robert Johnson, ARC’s incoming CEO. “I am looking forward to the next chapter for ARC. The company has an exceptionally talented executive management team for whom I have an incredible amount of respect. With my team we are poised to capitalize on all that we have accomplished in the past few years and take ARC to the next level”, finished Johnson.
About Absolute Resolutions Corp.
Absolute Resolutions Corp. is a certified professional receivables company headquartered in Bloomington, MN with offices in San Diego, CA and Scottsdale, AZ.