Jacksonville, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that SoFi Lending Corporation and SS&C Technologies will create nearly 500 jobs in the Jacksonville area. The announcement was made at the Enterprise Florida Board of Directors quarterly meeting in Jacksonville. The Governor, who also serves as Chairman of the Board, outlined his priorities for Enterprise Florida for recruiting businesses in the financial services industry.
“It is my privilege to announce that SoFi and SS&C Technologies, two San Francisco-based firms, will be creating almost 500 jobs for Duval County,” said Governor DeSantis. “Jacksonville has become a hub for the financial services industry and, today, I had the pleasure to meet with EFI’s Board of Directors to discuss how we can continue to ensure Florida is top of mind when these businesses are looking to relocate. My administration continues to make it a priority to recruit businesses in the financial, technology and banking sectors.”
“As SoFi grows, we knew we needed to expand our real estate footprint to maintain our top-tier level of support for all of our members across the country,” said Anthony Noto, CEO of SoFi. “Jacksonville, from the start of our exploration, has been a clear front runner for talent, accessibility, and offering an affordable cost of living. We’re thrilled to expand our SoFi family to Florida.”