Dee Lovelace co-founded Ironwood with business partner John Lewis in 2015, determined to bring integrity and transparency to merchant services. With over 25 years of experience as a CPA and chief financial officer in the payments industry, he leads the company’s financial management.
Previously, Dee served as CFO of a national payments company and as CFO and shareholder of a data analytics and customer intelligence company in the credit card industry. He is the former managing director of an investment banking firm where he held Series 7, 65, 63, and 79 licenses. His vast knowledge of the payments industry directs his financial leadership of Ironwood.
Dee is a graduate of the University of Mississippi and a dedicated Ole Miss sports fan. He and his wife have two children and live in Oxford, Mississippi.