Leadership Team.

Executive profiles.

Andrea De Gottardo

Andrea De Gottardo

Chief Executive
OFFICER​

An experienced banker with strong regulatory experience.

Nazim Valimahomed

Nazim Valimahomed

Chief Product and Design

OFFICER & CO-FOUNDER

25 years experience delivering brands to market.

Angela Wakelin

Angela Wakelin

Chief Operation

OFFICER​

30 years in banking operations and ensuring operational resilience.

Kevin Allen

Kevin Allen

Chief Lending

OFFICER​

Lending and credit risk expert who built up over £1bn of consumer loans.

Tim Brown

Tim Brown

Chief Creative

OFFICER & CO-FOUNDER 

Creative guru with 25+ years in marketing and brand development.

Alexey Gabsatarov

Alexey Gabsatarov

Chief Technology

OFFICER

A technologist with 20 years of experience in building and operating high performance systems.

Andrew Michaelides

Andrew Michaelides

Chief Financial

OFFICER​

Over 20 years in finance, responsible for a lean cost structure and efficient use of capital.

Irshad Akhtar

Irshad Akhtar

Chief Risk

OFFICER​

Risk specialist leading top financial services firms for 20 years.

Board of Directors.

Cameron Marr

Chairperson
Over 20 years international banking experience at CEO and C-level and Chair of the Social Conscience Committee.

Andrew Michaelides

Chief Finance Officer & Executive

DIRECTOR

Over 20 years in finance, responsible for a lean cost structure and efficient use of capital.

Andrea De Gottardo

Chief Executive

DIRECTOR

An experienced banker with strong regulatory experience.

Rudy Karson

Non-Executive

DIRECTOR

Technology entrepreneur and experienced investor with multiple unicorn exits.

Penelope Kenny

Senior Independent Non-Executive

DIRECTOR

Extensive Governance, Risk and Compliance banking experience and Chair of the Audit Committee.

Christiaen Van Lanschot

Independent Non-Executive

DIRECTOR

Non-executive director with over 25 years of experience in the finance industry and Chair of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee.

Serena Joseph

Independent Non-Executive

DIRECTOR

An expert in Risk and Governance with over 30 years of financial services experience and Chair of the Risk Committee.