Alekto Corporation Names James Thomas as Chief Revenue Officer

Industry veteran, James Thomas, has been tapped to grow Alekto’s accounts receivable management and consumer business segments.

DURHAM, North Carolina – February 25, 2016 – Alekto today announced that James Thomas, former iQor executive, has joined the leadership team as Chief Revenue Officer. He will focus on all revenue producing areas; driving the sales process, penetrating new markets, and building a sales organization to respond to the growing market demand for Alekto’s industry leading solutions. Thomas will report to Alekto CEO, Walter Pinson.

James Thomas, CRO
James Thomas, CRO

“I couldn’t be more happy about James joining our team,” said Pinson. “On top of his extensive network in the BPO industry, James brings with him a breadth and depth of receivables management and operations expertise that will be invaluable to Alekto’s growth.”

Before joining Alekto, Thomas served as a Business Development Vice President with iQor. Previously, he held the positions of Operations Vice President with iQor and Senior Manager of Merchant Resolution Disputes at Capital One Financial.  Thomas was able to break into the healthcare industry via the Affordable Care Act while at iQor. In a matter of 3 years, he grew the healthcare call center vertical by 500%. He and the rest of “Team Thomas”, his wife Aileen and dogs Tila and Elle, are avid sports fans, trash talkers and part-time foodies.

About Alekto
Alekto Corporation ( is an industry leader in online credit escrow, promoting tradeline accuracy. Alekto empowers consumers to proactively influence their credit when they pay their past due bills. The patented online credit escrow service also supports a receivables management payment platform, turning BPOs and corporate recovery organizations into the consumer’s value-added partner during the credit cure process. Founded in 2012, Alekto is a portfolio company of The Startup Factory ( and graduate of the Bull City Startup Stampede.

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