John is Chief Executive for ThinCats and ESF Capital, and brings nearly 30 years of financial services and risk management experience to the role. His main focus is ensuring that lenders make money whilst minimising risk for all those involved with the platform, whilst ensuring the smooth running of the company. He has introduced well tested financial controls and procedures, and has major plans to develop and grow the business, and bring in new products. Prior to joining ThinCats, he was Chief Operating and Financial Officer at Hermes Fund Managers, and Chief Operating Officer at New Star Asset Management. John held a series of senior European financial and risk management roles at Morgan Stanley, and board positions both in fund companies and main operating companies. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
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