Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
LendInvest plc (LSE: LINV), a leading technology driven asset manager for property finance in the UK, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nina Spencer to the LendInvest Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Nina will also be a member of LendInvest’s Audit & Risk, Nomination and Remuneration Committees.
Nina is a highly experienced fintech and asset management executive having spent approximately 15 years, from 2006 to 2021, at AIM-quoted Alpha Financial Markets Consulting plc (“Alpha FMC”), a leading global provider of specialist consultancy services to the asset management, wealth management and insurance industries; this included the roles of Global Chief Operating Officer, between 2016 and 2020, and, from 2019, Chief Executive of Alpha Data Solutions. Following Nina’s departure from Alpha FMC, she has provided independent consultancy advice to boards on topics such as ESG strategy and regulatory reporting. Prior to joining Alpha FMC, Nina held positions at Accenture and Morgan Stanley.
Christian Faes, Executive Chair of LendInvest, commented:
“I am delighted to welcome Nina to the LendInvest Board. Nina has a wealth of experience across many operational and regulatory aspects of fintech and asset management and we expect her expertise to be of significant value to the Company as we continue on our exciting journey. We look forward to working with her as we continue to grow the business.”
LendInvest is the UK’s leading platform for property finance.
LendInvest offers short-term, development and buy-to-let mortgages to intermediaries, landlords and developers. Its proprietary technology and user experience are designed to make it simpler for both borrowers and investors to access property finance.LendInvest has lent over £3bn of short term, development and buy to let mortgages.
Its funders and investors include global institutions such as HSBC, Citigroup and NAB, and, in 2019, it was the first Fintech to securitise a portfolio of BTL mortgages. The company has reported annual profitable growth since 2015 and was named Digital Innovation Award Winner at the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 Awards, and both Specialist Lender and Buy-to-Let Lender of the Year for 2019 at the last NACFB awards.