Executives: The People Behind the Name

Bill Graham

President & Chief Executive Officer, Director

Bill Graham is the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Rifco. He also co-founded the Company and served as COO up to June 2004 when he took on his current role. He has over 10 years experience in finance, sales, marketing, and teaching. He is also the former President of Proven Leasing Corporation. Prior to Rifco, he spent 3 years as a Business Management consultant specializing in corporate strategies and transitions. In July 2010, Ernst & Young announced that Bill Graham was a finalist for “Entrepreneur of the Year’ in the Professional / Financial Services category for the Prairie Region.

Warren Van Orman

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Director

Warren Van Orman is the Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Rifco.  He joined Rifco in 2017 after an 11-year career in the Alberta Credit Union system, including 7 years as Vice President of Finance for Mountain View Credit Union.  Prior to that he worked in public accounting with KPMG and Deloitte.  He holds a Masters of Accountancy degree and is a CPA-CA.

Doug Decksheimer

Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer

Doug joined Rifco in April 2005. He brings over ten years of experience in senior management including expertise in product development, international marketing initiatives, strategic market planning and implementation, reseller training and education programs. Doug is a Certified Sales Professional (CSP) as accredited by the Canadian Professional Sales Association (CPSA) Sales Institute.

Roger Saran

Vice President & Chief Credit Officer

Roger has spent the length of his career in Banking and Finance beginning in the mid 1990’s.  His knowledge and expertise spans across many areas such as Risk Management, Credit Scoring, Product Development, Finance and Sales & Marketing.   Roger is experienced working within organizations of varying size, scope and operations including RBC Royal Bank, CIBC, ATB Financial and Patron West.  He holds a Bachelor degrees in Arts and Commerce from the University of Alberta and a MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University.