Our Management Team
“We vow to treat all of our clients with respect and compassion like they are one of our own family”
SafeLend Canada’s mission is to be the leader in auto loan optimization throughout our beautiful country by providing automotive finance and refinance solutions alternative to the mainstream, helping our clients achieve their goals by decreasing their overall loan amounts and lowering interest rates, while allowing the client to keep their current vehicle.
We believe Canadian vehicle owners have the right to finance and refinance a vehicle at the best rate possible, period.
We simply find you a lender ready to offer you a lower rate, repay your previous car loan, cancel all its obligations, and you get to save money!
Chris Melnyk, Founder and CEO
Chris was born and raised in Collingwood, Ontario, now residing in amongst the beautiful hills of Creemore, Ontario with his family. Chris attended Collingwood Collegiate Institute and Georgian College for the Professional Golf Management Business Program. He received his Canadian Professional Golf Status in 1999. In November 2000 he made the switch from the golf industry to the Automobile Industry and has never looked back.
Since 2000, Chris has been dedicated and worked hard building an outstanding reputation with loyal customers in the Automotive industry taking on multiple roles ranging from Sales, Sales Management, Financial Services, and General Management. Within his automotive career he has achieved multiple professional goals and received awards in performance, sales and growth within the industry.
Chris has ample experience with customers and their diverse backgrounds, no matter what their family and financial needs. Chris is always on hand to help his customers out any way he can as anyone who works with him knows they will walk away feeling like they were one of his own family. He can provide financial/budgeting advice to help people live a comfortable life feeling secure in their decisions.
President at Wye Management and part of the advisory board of SafeLend Canada.
President & CEO of RSR Global and part of the advisory board of SafeLend Canada.