Quicken Loans hired John Fikany as vice president of strategy, a newly created role at the lender.

PMIn this new position, Fikany will be responsible for development of strategy and execution for large technology and other initiatives at Quicken Loans and its family of companies.

Before joining Quicken Loans, Fikany served as general manager and vice president of Microsoft’s Enterprise Sales and Partner Group, where he led Microsoft’s enterprise sales in 18 U.S. states and oversaw nearly 1,000 employees.  

“John will play a key role in helping us further grow and optimize our business,” said Jay Farner, president and chief marketing officer for Quicken Loans.

“He has an impressive track record working in some of the world’s largest and most successful tech companies, which makes him a perfect fit for the innovation and technology-driven culture at Quicken Loans,” continued Farner.