2022 Finance Leader: Joseph Peterson


Joesph Peterson runs financial strategy for Sagent — a B2B SaaS that powers banks and lenders with core, default and consumer mortgage servicing platforms. As chief financial officer, Peterson powers Sagent’s homeowner-first product, customer success and dealmaking with in-the-trenches servicing expertise and a deep fundraising and M&A resume for pre- and post-IPO companies as well as Fortune 500s. This includes ongoing financial modeling and technical ROI analysis for top servicers enabling them to make smart decisions as the market cycle turns. Peterson has helped Sagent remain profitable at scale while still rapidly innovating products.

Peterson has led by example and permeated Sagent’s core value of “deliver today while building for tomorrow” within the organization. By providing teams with the financial stability to innovate for the future while meeting every client detail in the present, Peterson has helped all of Sagent increasingly embody this core value.


Joseph Peterson


Chief Financial Officer

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