We are pleased to announce that Robert Husband has been appointed as our permanent CEO. Robert joined the business as interim CEO in the summer of 2021.
He has spent the last 20 years living and working across the Americas and has over 15 years’ experience in the consumer finance sector. Previously, he was the COO and CEO of Provident México and Managing Partner of a fintech start-up.
Robert brings a wealth of extensive international experience across the fintech, consumer finance and financial services sectors. He is a Chartered Accountant and also attended the Harvard Business School.
Since its launch in 2019, Tower Street Finance have already helped hundreds of customers with the flagship product Inheritance Advance. With the addition of further financial product innovations of Estate Expense Funding, Inheritance Tax Loan and the recently launched Inheritance Dispute Funding, Tower Street Finance have experienced a period of significant growth.
Robert takes up his post at an important point in the development of the company which has already seen significant recruitment to strengthen and develop a range of key capabilities across the business. Senior hires across Business Development, Marketing and Broker channels have set Tower Street Finance up to continue building the new Short-Term Probate Loan marketplace.
Following his appointment Robert commented: “I am delighted to have confirmed my permanent role with Tower Street Finance. It’s an exciting time for the business, having successfully secured our second round of funding at the end of 2021, which provides the platform to scale the business. As market leader the whole team is passionate about building this new sector in the UK and offering innovative financial products and services to the probate market.”
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